Bill Carey

Bill
Carey
Senior Editor, Aircraft Systems & Safety,
Aviation Week Network

Based in Washington, DC, Bill covers avionics, air traffic management and aviation safety for Aviation Week. A former daily newspaper reporter, he has covered the commercial, business and military aviation segments as well as unmanned aircraft systems. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2017, he worked for Aviation International News and Avionics and Rotor & Wing magazines.

Bill is the recipient of the National Business Aviation Association’s 2017 Gold Wing Award for his reporting on drones, and in 1997 received the British Royal Aeronautical Society Aerospace Journalist of the Year award in the business aviation category. He is the author of the book, “Enter the Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,” published in 2016.

Articles
Airbus Receives Certification For New Landing Alerting Function 
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified a new altitude monitoring function on Airbus A320-series airliners, NavBlue, Airbus’ flight operations and air traffic management subsidiary, said.
uAvionix Announces Control Radio For Drones 
uAvionix, a developer and manufacturer of miniature avionics for communications, navigation and surveillance applications, says it is testing a prototype control radio for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and urban air mobility vehicles.
Nextant Completes Certification Test of T-1A AMP Program 
Nextant Aerospace said it successfully completed initial certification flight testing of the new Avionics Modernization Program (AMP) flight deck of U.S. Air Force T-1A Jayhawk twin-engine trainers.
UK Authorities Address Recent Drone Inflight Failures 
A spate of inflight malfunctions involving the DJI Matrice quadcopter that started late last year has generated recent safety investigations in the UK and a safety notice from Britain’s Civil Aviation Authority.
UK Authorities Address Recent Drone Inflight Failures 
A spate of inflight malfunctions involving the DJI Matrice quadcopter that started late last year has generated recent safety investigations in the UK and a safety notice from Britain’s Civil Aviation Authority.
Airline Pilots Union Among Commenters on Drone Regulation 
FAA’s regulation governing commercial drone operators does not require enough aeronautical experience, the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) said in comments on a rule change that would allow drone flights over people.
Airline Pilots Union Among Commenters On Drone Regulation 
The FAA’s regs governing commercial drone operators does not require enough aeronautical experience, the Air Line Pilots Association says in comments on a rule change that would allow drone flights over people.
Airline Pilots Union Among Commenters On Drone Regulation 
The FAA’s regs governing commercial drone operators does not require enough aeronautical experience, the Air Line Pilots Association says in comments on a rule change that would allow drone flights over people.
Harris, Partners Install Drone Radio-Control System 
The University of North Dakota, Harris Corporation and the Northern Plains UAS test site have completed initial field testing of a ground radio control system that supports drone flights beyond the operator’s visual range.
Harris, Partners Install Drone Radio-Control System 
The University of North Dakota, Harris Corporation and the Northern Plains UAS test site have completed initial field testing of a ground radio control system that supports drone flights beyond the operator’s visual range.
U.S. Program Works Toward Integrating Small Drones 
The march toward integrating drones into the U.S. national airspace system continues.
GA Flight Procedures Project Moves To Demos 
Europe’s two-year General Aviation Improved Navigation and Surveillance (Gains) project is moving toward flight demonstrations of advanced procedures using aircraft equipped with Garmin avionics.
Bendix King Announces New Touchscreen Flight Deck 
Bendix King unveiled a new touchscreen avionics suite for Part 23 aircraft April 10 during the AERO Friedrichshafen 2019 trade show in Germany.
Irish Authority Evolves As Europe’s ‘Gateway’ 
Irish air navigation service provider serves as interface between North America and Europe.
Companies Announce System Connecting Drones, ATC 
Frequentis and Sunhillo Corporation unveiled a new system that connects drone operators with civilian and military air traffic control (ATC) facilities to exchange position data and communicate.
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