NATS Becomes New | Launch Customer


NATS, the UK’s privatized provider of air traffic control services, signed a 12-year agreement with Aireon to deploy space-based ADS-B. NATS is a charter ANSP of Aireon, working closely with NAV CANADA and the FAA on the technical and operational development of space-based ADS-B services. In this capacity, the three organizations began working on the development of common requirements for the service, including the development of policies, standards and operational procedures.