Aircraft that are flown internationally need to be sufficiently equipped to allow them to fly within airspace allocated to Future Air Navigation Systems (FANS). The most highly used FANS airspace is over the North Atlantic Ocean between North America and Europe. Currently there are approximately 1400 flights per day that use the North Atlantic Tracks [...]
What is ADS-B? Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS–B) is a surveillance technology in which an aircraft determines its position via satellite navigation and periodically broadcasts it, enabling it to be tracked. The information can be received by air traffic control ground stations as a replacement for secondary radar. As of January 1, 2020 all [...]
On October 26th, Bob Wilke addressed the annual convention of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association on the subject of the state of the business aircraft marketplace. Bob’s presentation reviewed how the business aviation landscape changed and continues to evolve in response to the financial system implosion that began in September, 2008. He also discussed [...]
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