– Boeing ‘really excited’ about biofuels | EU – European Information on Transport & Services (EUActiv)The US plane-maker spoke to EurActiv about plans to fly aircrafts on a 50% biofuels blend in a bid to reduce its carbon footprint. However, it says that it does not expect much from the inclusion of aviation in the EU’s CO2-trading scheme.

DUBLIN, Ireland—-Research and Markets has announced the addition of the new Frost & Sullivan report “European Airport Security Equipment Market: Investment Analysis” to their offering.A Thorough Examination of the European Airport Security Equipment Market (Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance)

Airline industry leaders stressed the importance of Global Positioning System satellites in the Federal Aviation Administration?s plan for revamping and expanding the United States? antiquated air traffic control system at an industry roundtable in Washington June 12. FAA?s new program will rely on Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B), which uses transponders aboard planes and GPS …GPS central to air traffic control’s future, experts say (

Delay notification service advises operators when FAA/Eurocontrol issues notice delaying their planned departure time. It keeps operators informed of Called Expected Departure Clearance Times (US), and Calculated Take-Off Times (Europe) delays before they board their aircraft. Users can track Departure Clearance Times by logging onto company web site. Service includes automatic notification where …Service provides updated flight status information. (ThomasNet)

Objective Interface Systems, Inc., provider of the most widely used communications middleware for software defined radios (SDRs), today announced that the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Glenn Research Center has selected its high-performance real-time communications middleware, ORBexpress?? RT, to research the viability and optimization options for a light-weight Software …NASA Selects Objective Interface Systems for Software Communications Architecture Research Program (SpaceRef)

Elite take private jets to new highs (Guardian Unlimited)Private jet traffic is soaring to unprecedented levels as the rich turn their backs on scheduled air travel. By Simon Bowers.

ESA, ASECNA sign agreement on satellite navigation cooperation in … – People’s Daily, ASECNA sign agreement on satellite navigation cooperation in …People’s Daily Online, China – Jun 28, 2007… a program conceived jointly by ESA, European Commission and Eurocontrol, and consisting of a network of about 40 components spread across Europe, …Agencies Enter Air Safety Agreement Nigerian TribuneESA and Africa sign satellite agreement United Press InternationalDeal signed for satellite navigation in Africa Chronicleall 9 news articles