Capitalizing on the Advent of Cockpit Connectivity
With Wi-Fi in the passenger cabin now commonplace for today’s traveling public, the cockpit represents the next major aircraft domain for IP connectivity to make its mark. From real-time weather updates to flight planning and predictive... Read more
Coming Off the Production Line: Is Your Aircraft’s GPS Receiver Accurate Enough for ADS-B?
Among the many initiatives of its NextGen air traffic modernization program, the FAA is transitioning away from the traditional reliance on radar surveillance in restricted airspace toward primary Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B)... Read more
Early Adopters of ADS-B:UPS & JetBlue
Six years after the FAA mandated Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast (ADS-B) Out equipage for aircraft flying in airspace that requires a transponder, today, the agency estimates just 671 airliners have been equipped with rule-compliant DO-260B ADS-B... Read more
The Evolution of Flight Deck Connectivity: Three Myths that Could Disrupt the Aviation industry
This is the dawn of a golden age of aviation Big Data and information management. Never before has so much data been available to inform day-to-day operational decision making with insight, safety and security. Aviation industry partners and competitors alike... Read more