Transatlantic Space Surveillance Boosts Flight Safety, Cuts Fuel Use

Credit: Aireon
PRESTWICK, Scotland, UK—ADS-B surveillance for transatlantic flights is not only freeing up capacity in the increasingly busy oceanic skies but is also paving the way for greener crossings. The March switch-on of the Aireon-developed space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B)...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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