Tag: Airservices Australia

Airservices Australia to build 13 new surveillance ground stations
Wednesday, 30 July 2014
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Chris Huckstepp
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To increase safety and efficiency of aircraft travelling through Australian airspace, Airservices Australia will build 13 new Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast (ADS-B) ground stations, taking the total number across the continent to 74. Aircraft operating under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) will be required to be fixed with ADS-B GPS equipped technology before 2 February 2017, under a Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) direction.

ADS-B “is an air traffic surveillance...