Air International 2015-08
Main: Technology
Departure Planning Information software issues real-time progress updates from when an aircraft is cleared for pushback, to when it’s taxiing and when it has taken off.
The busy airspace in the southeast of the UK, with London Heathrow running at 98% capacity, brings a sharp focus on new technologies that improve efficiency.
A digital Selex ES SAGE airborne electronic warfare system passively collects emitter data from radio frequency sources.
In June 2015 the Camcopter demonstrated three sensors to the Royal Australian Navy and Australian Government.
Two S-100s are currently deployed on the Migrant Offshore Aid Station’s Phoenix, giving the ship dedicated airborne sup­port for its rescue missions.