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NAV CANADA’s Donna Mathieu Joins Aireon Board


Donna Mathieu, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of NAV CANADA, has joined the Aireon LLC Board of Directors, effective Jan. 13. Mathieu replaces Alexander (Sandy) N. Struthers, of NAV CANADA, who is retiring. “On behalf of Aireon and its executive team, I want to thank Sandy for his valuable contributions to the Aireon board and wish him well in his retirement,” said Don Thoma, Aireon CEO. “We are excited to welcome Donna and look forward to working with her to achieve continued success for Aireon.” Before her promotion to…

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Papua New Guinea Using Aireon Data for Reduced Separation


Utilizing Aireon LLC’s (Aireon) space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) data services, Papua New Guinea’s National Air Navigation Services Provider (ANSP), NiuSky Pacific Limited (NSPL), is achieving unparalleled operational efficiencies for its airspace through reduced surveillance-based separation standards. NSPL, which has been operational with Aireon data since 2020, is now using space-based ADS-B in the application of a surveillance-based separation standard of 20 nautical miles (NM), which has facilitated the application of flexible routing throughout the airspace and the application of less-restrictive separation. Aireon’s space-based ADS-B services are particularly critical for the…

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Aireon: Isavia ANS Expands Usage of Space-Based ADS-B System


REYKJAVÍK, ICELAND/MCLEAN, VIRGINIA 26 October 2021 – Isavia ANS, Iceland’s Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP), announced today that it has signed an agreement with Aireon LLC (Aireon) to expand usage it’s space-based ADS-B data. Isavia ANS provides air navigation services across 5.4 million square kilometers of controlled airspace that extends from the North Pole to Scotland and from the prime meridian in Greenwich to west of Greenland. As an early supporter of Aireon’s space-based ADS-B technology, Isavia ANS was one of the first air navigation service providers to sign an…

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Integrating Aireon’s space-based ADS-B into EUROCONTROL’s network operations system brings major predictability gains and will unlock future capacity


Register for the upcoming webinar on Wednesday, May 19 to hear more from Aireon & EUROCONTROL experts In a major operational enhancement of the EUROCONTROL Network Manager’s (NM) operational systems, real-time air traffic surveillance data derived from Aireon’s space-based ADS-B system has now been integrated into NM’s Enhanced Traffic Flow Management System (ETFMS). The new data will significantly boost air traffic predictability by up to 20%, improving operational efficiency and resilience while unlocking capacity for the future that will help reduce environmental impacts. The new high-fidelity data, refreshed every 60…

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