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Aireon, EUROCONTROL Mark First Anniversary of Partnership

06/22/2022

Aireon and EUROCONTROL are commemorating the first anniversary of their successful partnership, marking one year since the agency integrated Aireon’s real-time air traffic surveillance data into its Network Manager’s (NM) Enhanced Traffic Flow Management System (ETFMS). The integration of the data significantly boosts 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 high-fidelity data, refreshed every 60 seconds, covers air traffic across all 41 EUROCONTROL Member States as well as Israel and Morocco, EUROCONTROL’s…

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ASECNA to Expand Aireon Data Usage for ATFM

06/21/2022

MCLEAN, VIRGINIA – 21 June 2022 – The Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) will be deepening its air traffic management capabilities using an expanded portfolio of products from Aireon, the world’s leading provider of space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) services. ASECNA, who has been operational using Aireon data across its 6 managed FIRs since 2020, plans to use AireonFLOW for air traffic flow management capabilities, which will help the ANSP to extend visibility of flights outside its busy airspace and help better predict traffic flows planning to…

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Aireon Expanding Offerings in Aviation Data Market

06/20/2022

MCLEAN, VIRGINIA – 20 June 2022 – Aireon, the world’s leading provider of space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) services, is bringing its unparalleled air traffic surveillance data to a wider customer base through the expansion of its product families. Boosted by a $50 million equity investment from the existing investor base, Aireon is significantly growing its AireonINSIGHTS, AireonSTREAM, and AireonFLOW product families by creating an aviation data platform that integrates space-based ADS-B and other data sources and enhances the data with advanced machine learning and analytics functionality to support a broader…

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Aireon Mourns Passing of Norman Y. Mineta

05/04/2022

The Aireon team is saddened to learn of Secretary Mineta’s passing yesterday. Secretary Mineta served as Chairman of the Aireon Advisory Board since its inception in 2012 and was instrumental in helping Aireon create a truly historic product that provides real-time surveillance of aircraft anywhere in the world. “The aviation industry lost a visionary and outstanding leader with the passing of Norman Mineta,” said Don Thoma, Aireon CEO. “It was a great honor to know and work with Secretary Mineta. He devoted his life to improving transportation safety, and the…

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