Germany’s DLR Flight Tests New Digital Comms For Aviation

Credit: LDACS: Sesar 2020
German aerospace center DLR is planning to fly a prototype of a new digital aeronautical radio system for the first time by the end of March. The L-band Digital Aeronautical Communications System (LDACS) is designed to provide secure and efficient data exchange between air traffic control and flight...

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