Barton ADS-B Traffic Display on Saturday 1st June 2019

The Barton ADS-B Traffic Display was being put to good use on the morning of Saturday 1st June. This video clip shows the hour between 09:00 and 10:00 compressed into less than a minute.   This clip has been created from the screen recordings we gather as a matter of course to facilitate the capturing … Continue reading Barton ADS-B Traffic Display on Saturday 1st June 2019

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Goodwood’s Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial is now Live

    Goodwood Information, the Flight Information Service provided by Chichester Goodwood Aerodrome, have started their Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial on Thursday 16th May 2019. Information for pilots based at or visiting Goodwood is published here: Goodwood specific arrangements for Airspace4All GA airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial Authorised by CAA, Goodwood's FISOs are using … Continue reading Goodwood’s Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial is now Live

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Researching ADS-B for Drones in the GA Environment

  Our GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial is now under way at City Airport (Manchester Barton). This affords us the opportunity to initiate another of our projects, researching the viability of ADS-B for drones. We do not foresee this technology being applicable for all drones. Far from it. However, for those drones that … Continue reading Researching ADS-B for Drones in the GA Environment

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ADS-B In Traffic Awareness approaching North Weald

  On the day that North Weald formally commence their Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial, here is a short video showing ADS-B from the perspective of a GA pilot filmed on a GA flight approaching North Weald under the Stansted CTA. This video is to help inform those unfamiliar with ADS-B In technology. It … Continue reading ADS-B In Traffic Awareness approaching North Weald

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North Weald go live 1st May with Airspace4All GA Airfield ADS-B Traffic Display Trial

North Weald Radio, the Air/Ground Communication Service provided by North Weald Airfield, officially start their Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial on Wednesday 1st May 2019. Information for pilots based at or visiting North Weald is published here: North Weald specific arrangements for Airspace4All GA airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial Authorised by CAA, … Continue reading North Weald go live 1st May with Airspace4All GA Airfield ADS-B Traffic Display Trial

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AIC for ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial at Barton

The official Aeronautical Information Circular for the Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial at Barton has been published. See CIRCULAR AIC Y 2019-031 BARTON – GA AIRFIELDS ATS ADS-B TRAFFIC DISPLAY TRIAL here: AIC Yellow - Operational Matters (Sorry, cannot provide a direct link as the AIC system appears to generate links on … Continue reading AIC for ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial at Barton

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GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial – Barton Update

Today's GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial feedback from Barton contained an interesting example of a safety benefit of the Traffic Display: "Infringement of EGCB ATZ prevented by warning ADS-B equipped aircraft [G-XXXX], that it was approaching ATZ. This aircraft had transited the Manchester CTR, exiting the CTR in the vicinity of Lymm (approx 5nm … Continue reading GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial – Barton Update

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Researching ADS-B for drones in the GA Environment

We’re going to be doing research on ADS-B Electronic Conspicuity for drones in the general aviation environment, working with The University of Manchester, NATS, City Airport (Manchester Barton) and EJS-Aerial. ping1090i ADS-B transceivers loaned courtesy of Uavionix. Well, we will be once the OFCOM WTA Aeronautical Radio License comes through. 26th April 2019 Update: We've … Continue reading Researching ADS-B for drones in the GA Environment

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NATS Publish Mode S/CAP1391 ADS-B Simultaneous Transmission Study

Published by NATS today ( https://www.nats.aero/news/enabling-ads-b-out-for-general-aviation-gathers-pace/ ) : Enabling ADS-B OUT for General Aviation gathers pace Efforts to help private pilots enhance their situational awareness continue to progress following analysis of the CAA’s simultaneous surveillance trial and the release of new EASA standard modification procedures. The trial took place last year to understand the consequences of … Continue reading NATS Publish Mode S/CAP1391 ADS-B Simultaneous Transmission Study

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Goodwood Flying School Piper Cub & Cessna 172 fleet to fly with CAP1391 ADS-B Transceivers

Goodwood Flying School has been granted permission today by the CAA to use CAP1391-approved ADS-B transceivers in their Piper Cub and Cessna 172 fleet. This permission allows the aircraft to broadcast from the ADS-B transceiver while also transmitting from the aircraft's Mode S transponders. Simultaneous transmission by the same aircraft via Mode S and CAP1391 ADS-B transceivers is currently restricted under CAP1391 … Continue reading Goodwood Flying School Piper Cub & Cessna 172 fleet to fly with CAP1391 ADS-B Transceivers

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