ED-102B/DO-260C clears another milestone

On September 15th, 2020, draft ED-102B/DO-260C was approved for submission to the EUROCAE Council and the RTCA PMC for approval and subsequent publication, which is now expected to occur in December. ED-102B/DO-260C is the emerging standard for future ADS-B, offering significant improvements in bandwidth and new data items. It...

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16 Sep, 2020


On 18 August 2020, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) released the Acceptable Means of Compliance (AMC) and Guidance Material (GM) to the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1207/2011 – Surveillance Performance and Interoperability (SPI) Regulation, to ensure its harmonised implementation for airborne and ground-based surveillance systems. The...

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20 Aug, 2020

New podcast episode: SPI IR amendment

SESAR Deployment Manager ADS-B team released a new episode of the regular ADS-B Podcast. In this episode the ground and air domain leaders, Eric Vallauri and Thomas Körber, discuss the recently published amendment of the SPI Implementation Regulation, and its impact on the operational stakeholders. The episode can be...

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16 Jul, 2020

Transitional regime for ADS-B airborne stakeholders approved and implementation deadline postponed by 6 months due to COVID-19

30 April 2020 – Today the European Commission published in the Official Journal of the European Union the long- anticipated amendment of regulations no 1206/2011 (Aircraft ID for surveillance) and 1207/2011 (Surveillance Performance and Interoperability) related to Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B). The new Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/587...

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30 Apr, 2020