Customer Collaboration, Cooperation Key to Success for Aireon

Aviation, at its core, is a collaborative industry, with our collective success contingent upon productive working relationships. At Aireon, we take our position as part of this vibrant and essential industry very seriously. And we work hard every day to support our customers’ safety and operational missions. A key driver of this is customer training … Read more

Marking Five Years of Operational Excellence

By Vinny Capezzuto, Aireon Chief Technology Officer April 2019. Years of planning, designing, developing, forecasting, testing, launching, and calibrating became a reality when the Aireon global air traffic surveillance system – the first of its kind – became an operational reality. For the first time ever, all automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) equipped aircraft were visible … Read more

ASECNA to Deploy Integrated, Comprehensive ATFM Solution

Working with industry partners, Aireon is helping to unlock new operational, safety, and environmental improvement opportunities for a leader in the adoption of space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) services – the Agency for Air Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA). Aireon, working with Metron Aviation, has integrated its AireonFLOW air traffic flow management (ATFM) … Read more

South Africa’s ATNS, Aireon to Collaborate on ADS-B Advancement in Africa

Aviation industry leaders Aireon and Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) of South Africa have strengthened their commitment to collaboration, forging a cooperative agreement to advance space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) products and services in the African continent. Under the refined approach of this partnership, which was agreed to during a series of operational workshops … Read more

Aireon System Gains Enhanced Resilience with Iridium Satellite Launch


Five additional satellites increase number of in-orbit spares to 14 Aireon announced today the successful launch and deployment of an additional 5 satellites carrying its space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads, hosted on the upgraded Iridium® satellite constellation. The five satellites were launched this morning from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California via a SpaceX Falcon … Read more

Aireon, GCAA to Explore Use of ADS-B to Improve Safety, Efficiency in UAE Airspace

Aireon, the world’s leading provider of space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) data, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) of the United Arab Emirates to study the applications of Aireon’s data for real-time surveillance, aviation safety, air navigation capacity and efficiency and aviation security, as well as in … Read more

ASECNA Signs On For AireonFLOW in African Airspace

Aireon VP of Customer Affairs Peter Cabooter (left) and ASECNA Director General Mohamed Moussa mark the signing of the AireonFLOW contract in Dakar, Senegal.

The Agency for Air Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) has signed an agreement to deploy AireonFLOW for air traffic flow management capabilities, which will help ASECNA to extend visibility of flights outside its airspace and help predict traffic flows entering into its airspace.

ASECNA to Expand Aireon Data Usage for ATFM

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.