Daily Memo: FAA Continues Dance With Space-Based ADS-B

Nav Canada and UK NATS have made permanent a new aircraft separation standard using space-based ADS-B in the Gander and Shanwick oceanic control areas.
Credit: UK NATS
The FAA has taken another step toward extending its ground-based surveillance capability by using a commercial system for tracking aircraft over oceans. Surveillance system operator Aireon announced Nov. 12 that it has reached a new agreement with the FAA that allows the agency to access Aireon’s...

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