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Aireon ALERT Wins Global Air Traffic Management Award


DUBLIN, IRELAND — December 16, 2019 — The Irish Aviation Authority has won the prestigious Global Air Traffic Management Award (ATM) for Service Provision 2019. The IAA facility in Ballygirreen, Co. Clare provides the Aireon ALERT service 24 hours a day, every day to airlines, air navigation service providers and search and rescue organisations from around the world, making the skies an ever-safer place.

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Aireon’s Space-Based ADS-B Surveillance to Cover All ASECNA FIRs


DAKAR, SENEGAL – 12 December 2019 – Following nearly two years of collaboration on terrestrial surveillance between the Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) and Aireon, the two organizations have concluded the use of space-based ADS-B for surveillance services beginning January 1st 2020 within the six flight information regions (FIRs) of ASECNA: Antananarivo, Brazzaville, Dakar Terrestrial, Dakar Oceanic, N’djamena and Niamey.

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Papua New Guinea Air Services Limited Signs Agreement to Deploy Aireon’s Space-Based Technology in PNG and Contribute to a Safer Sky in the Asia Pacific


NATIONAL CAPITAL DISTRICT, PAPUA NEW GUINEA – 27 November 2019 – Today, Papua New Guinea Air Services Limited (PNGASL) announced it has signed an agreement to deploy Aireon’s space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) air traffic surveillance service in the Port Moresby Flight Information Region (FIR).

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