Australian SBAS project “well and truly underway”

An infographic on SBAS. (Lockheed Martin)

An Australian project to develop a space-based augmentation system (SBAS) that promises navigational accuracy to less than 10 centimetres is "well underway", according to Lockheed Martin, one of three industry participants in a two-year Australian Government-led trial. "We are undertaking a two-year … [Read more...]

Airbus seeks A400M opportunities

Last year saw the Airbus A400M airlifter achieve some significant milestones while the program also worked to resolve a technical issue with the aircraft engine’s gearbox. “Overall the aeroplane is a significantly better, more capable aeroplane than it was a year ago,” said Fernando Alonso, head of military … [Read more...]