June 19, 2014
Norway to Introduce WAM, Increase ADS-B Coverage
Woodrow Bellamy III
[Avionics Today June 19, 2014] Avinor, the Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) for Norway, is bringing a Wide Area Multilateration (WAM) system to the southwest coast of Norway in an effort to modernize flight surveillance for airports in the region and increase Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) coverage of helicopter traffic in the North Sea. WAM surveillance systems give Air Traffic Controllers the ability to track aircraft in...