Safety

Liquid Controls unveils wearable augmented reality technology

Liquid Controls (LC), a globally leading provider of fuel metering and measurement technology, has unveiled their new augmented...

ADB Safegate launches pushback support tool

ADB Safegate is to launch a Pushback Support Tool that simplifies air traffic control workloads and enhances airport...

DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung launches drone safety initiative

DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH (DFS), the German air navigation service provider, and Deutsche Telekom have organised a Drone...

Drone causes brief runway disruption at Gatwick

A drone flying close to Gatwick Airport led to the closure of the runway and forced five flights...

AOA launches Airport Safety week at Cardiff

Cardiff Airport has launched the second ‘UK Airports Safety Week’ in conjunction with the Airport Operators Association (AOA)....

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Gatwick to use new EDS systems to comply with Standard 3 deadline

Gatwick Airport has agreed a contract with Smiths Detection (formerly Morpho Detection – Safran) to supply and service...

EUROCONTROL integrates ATC direction finding technology

To enhance the performance of air traffic control (ATC) stations and increase safety, an advanced radio direction finder...

IATA warning on air accident investigations

Greater cooperation to establish global standards for air accident investigations are urgently needed, Alexandre de Juniac, IATA’s Director...

Trump laptop ban “could change business flying permanently”

A broadening of the laptop ban on flights to the US from other European countries “will have a...

Laptop ban: a crisis of trust in airport security

By Gary Mason Editor, Airport Focus No one in the aviation industry is going to sensibly argue against...