With the first operations utilizing performance-based navigation taking place in Europe, we take a look at how the concept may offer significant potential to improve reliability and safety in the helicopter industry.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
United Flies First RNP Procedures in Micronesia
[Avionics Magazine 04-12-2016] United Airlines recently completed a project in the Federated States of Micronesia designed to take advantage of the advanced navigation capabilities of its airline fleet, Read More
Aviation Week & Space Technology
Feb 19, 2016
A new breed of procedure designers is mapping fast lanes above and beyond.
Aviation Today :: Global PBN Deployment Arrives in Middle East
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[Avionics Today 10-07-2015] Oman Air is using Performance Based Navigation (PBN) to simplify approaches into an airport with one of the most challenging terrains in its network, Read More
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Woodrow Bellamy III
[Avionics Today 08-12-2015] Operators using Myanmar’s two busiest international airports, Mandalay and Yangon, Read More
[Avionics Today 05-26-2015] China’s Civil Aviation Administration (CAAC) has unlocked a new capability for reducing delays and increasing efficiency at the country’s most congested airports that could be ready for live operational use by the end of this year. Read More
John Croft | Aviation Week & Space Technology May 12, 2015
China leapfrogged its international peers in late April with what is arguably the world’s most advanced display of a precision navigation capability—satellite-guided curved approaches with multiple glideslopes that seamlessly terminated in automatic landings.
John Croft | Aviation Daily
A China Eastern AirlinesAirbus A321 and a Shandong Airlines Boeing 737-800 flew a series of instrument approaches to the Shanghai Pudong International airport on April 29 using a Honeywell-built ground-based augmentation system (GBAS) and instrument-approach procedures developed by Hughes Aerospace,
Bell, Hughes Explore PBN for Operators in China by Kerry Lynch –
March 5, 2015, 11:24 AM