Zeusch Aviation Successfully Completes First Broadcast Relay Flight

Netherlands-based Zeusch Aviation completed its first broadcast relay flight this month when it worked with media technology company NEP The Netherlands (NEP) to support live television coverage of this year’s Volta Limburg Classic single-day bicycle race in Limburg, The Netherlands. The aircraft flew above the circular route as live images were captured from the ground,…

Aerospace Technology Week dates announced for 2020

Aerospace Technology Week has announced dates for next years event as 18th-19th March 2020 to take place at the Diagora Congress Center in Toulouse, France, and is set to be the largest gathering for the avionics, electronics, connectivity, aerospace testing and airline communities. Aerospace Technology Week has developed greatly over the past two years and…

Iridium Enhances Network with New Southern Hemisphere Ground Station

Iridium announced today the commercial service activation of a new southern hemisphere ground station, located in Punta Arenas, Chile. The addition of the Punta Arenas teleport network site adds geographic diversity to Iridium’s ground stations as its only southern hemisphere site, establishing a new layer of network redundancy for the constellation. This new site strengthens…

StandardAero’s First Embraer STC for SmartSky 4G LTE Aircraft System Receives FAA Approval

Embraer jet operators now have access to SmartSky Networks’ best-in-class inflight connectivity.  StandardAero, via its Organization Designation Authorization (ODA) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), was awarded the first Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for multiple Embraer aircraft models.  The prestigious maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider and trusted SmartSky installation and distribution partner now can…

Boeing Invests in Isotropic Systems Ltd. to Expand Satellite Communications Capabilities

Boeing has invested in Isotropic Systems Ltd., a London-based startup pioneering next-generation solutions to better connect people and enterprises around the globe. By taking advantage of optical beam steering, Isotropic’s user terminals can simultaneously connect with several different satellites without increasing cost or complexity. This capability will help enable low-cost, mass-market broadband connectivity for consumers…

Cobham Signs Contract with Boeing for Cockpit Connectivity Solution

Cobham and Boeing have signed a Technical Service Agreement (TSA) for the certification of the AVIATOR 200S system on the Boeing 777X and 737 MAX airplanes. The agreement provides a Boeing line fit option for Aviator 200S, which provides Inmarsat’s new generation SwiftBroadband Safety (SB-S) service to airline customers worldwide. Cobham’s AVIATOR 200S product offers…

AFuzion Launches New Aviation Security Services & Training at Aerospace Tech Week, Munich, Germany: March 12, 2019

AFuzion, the world’s leader in aviation development optimization and certification, announces the launch of its new Aviation Cyber-Security Services and Training to coincide with Europe’s largest aviation conference.  Aerospace Tech Week taking place in Munich, Germany on March 12-13, will host the world leaders in aviation technology. Over 1,000 aviation technology participants are expected to…

Collins Aerospace to Provide Norwegian Airlines with High Speed Broadband Connectivity

Collins Aerospace and Norwegian Airlines are working to help passengers experience free and premium Wi-Fi onboard Norwegian’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner and 737 MAX long-haul flights with its CabinConnect high speed, broadband connectivity solution. The new service, which will debut on the majority of Norwegian’s transatlantic flights, enables passengers to stream video and music content, browse…