SPREADING THE RNP GOSPEL

Hardly a month passes without the debut of required navigation performance (RNP) procedures somewhere around the world. The benefits have become so apparent to airlines and aviation authorities that global deployment has achieved self-sustaining momentum.

The latest new deployment is in Abu Dhabi, where Etihad Airways has conducted the first approach using the most precise form of RNP, known as RNP-AR. This allows aircraft to fly tracks that are shorter and more efficient than traditional approaches. With the help of Airbus subsidiary Quovadis, Abu Dhabi will soon have RNP flight paths throughout its terminal airspace.

RNP approaches are being installed

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The crews of Tu-95 successfully completed the task of air patrols

Last week, long-range aviation crews, consisting of two strategic bombers Tu-95MS, emitted from an air base in Engels, has successfully completed the task by air patrols. On this "NWO" said the representative of the press service of the Defense Ministry and the information on the Air Force Col. Vladimir Drik. The route of flight, informed the officer was passing through the airspace over neutral waters of the Arctic Ocean.

Russian pilots have worked skills flights over bezorientirnoy terrain performed forward and backward aerial refueling from tanker planes IL-78, went to remote areas of the North Atlantic and

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Chaos in UK airspace due to haze

Chaos in UK airspace due to haze Weather and Climate

Dozens of flights from landing and taking off from a number of UK airports have been canceled because of a sudden deterioration in the weather conditions, especially due to cold weather and thick fog. Bans on aircraft continued operating for the day.

London Heathrow Airport is not able to send their planes on schedule in a number of European cities, such as Warsaw, Nice, Stockholm, Aberdeen and several German towns. With stable and dense fog airport management decided not to risk and dramatically reduced the number of vessels

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Defense will create a new network-horizon radar

The Ministry of Defence of Russia began to create a network of radars that allow for airspace surveillance within a radius of three thousand miles away. According to the source, "Interfax" in the heart of the new radar systems will be "Container". 

The interviewee noted that the network can be deployed at short notice and will conduct reconnaissance radar airspace, even outside of the border. Specific dates, number of stations, their location and other details were not disclosed.

The-horizon radar (OTH-Radar) "Container" developed research and production complex "RI distance

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Russian Il-38 raised the alarm Japanese Self-Defense Forces

The Russian anti-IL-38 flew over along the central part of the Japanese island of Honshu from the Sea of Japan on Friday, the website of the Joint Staff of the Ministry of Defense of Japan.

Japan’s airspace was not violated, but the air defense forces were put on alert.

In late April, the Joint Staff reported the appearance of two Russian long-range anti-aircraft Tu-142, which flew over the Sea of Japan. In this case airspace Japan also not been broken.

Recently, the emergence of Russian aircraft near Japan methodically marked Self-Defense Forces

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Two Russian Air Force aircraft overflew the airspace of Japan — Japan’s Ministry of Defense

On the one hand, the news quite a ordinary — yes, flew for the planned overflight. On the other hand, in the light of the various saber-rattling in the region landmark event. And, importantly, the hallmark of these flights was their constancy, that is good news, and we do not disappoint our worst friends from Japan.

TOKYO, April 27. / Itar-Tass Belyaev /. Two long-range anti-submarine aircraft of Russian Air Force Tu-142 this morning flew over the airspaceJapanareasouth-west coast of the island of Kyushu and the northern island of Hokkaido, said in a statementJapanesemilitary.  In Defense of

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Two Russian Air Force aircraft overflew the airspace of Japan — Japan’s Ministry of Defense

On the one hand, the news quite a ordinary — yes, flew for the planned overflight. On the other hand, in the light of the various saber-rattling in the region landmark event. And, importantly, the hallmark of these flights was their constancy, that is good news, and we do not disappoint our worst friends from Japan.

TOKYO, April 27. / Itar-Tass Belyaev /. Two long-range anti-submarine aircraft of Russian Air Force Tu-142 this morning flew over the airspaceJapanareasouth-west coast of the island of Kyushu and the northern island of Hokkaido, said in a statementJapanesemilitary.  In Defense of

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The crews of Tu-95 successfully completed the task of air patrols

Last week, long-range aviation crews, consisting of two strategic bombers Tu-95MS, emitted from an air base in Engels, has successfully completed the task by air patrols. On this "NWO" said the representative of the press service of the Defense Ministry and the information on the Air Force Col. Vladimir Drik. The route of flight, informed the officer was passing through the airspace over neutral waters of the Arctic Ocean.

Russian pilots have worked skills flights over bezorientirnoy terrain performed forward and backward aerial refueling from tanker planes IL-78, went to remote areas of the North Atlantic and

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Russian planes spent patrolling near Japan

February 9. Russian bomber Tu-95MS bombers off the coast of Japan. Photo made Japanese fighter crew, urgently raised the alarm. The emergence of the five military aircraft near the airspace of Japan, the Japanese Defense Ministry called unprecedented

Provide control of the airspace while on patrol crew AWACS A-50. The appearance of the airspace of Japan, this aircraft has also been found for the first time

Two front-line reconnaissance Su-24 overflew Japan first

Map of Russian aircraft overflight Japanese coast

Two strategic bomber bombers Tu-95MS strategic aviation command, from 7 to 8 February

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Russian Il-38 raised the alarm Japanese Self-Defense Forces

The Russian anti-IL-38 flew over along the central part of the Japanese island of Honshu from the Sea of Japan on Friday, the website of the Joint Staff of the Ministry of Defense of Japan.

Japan's airspace was not violated, but the air defense forces were put on alert.

In late April, the Joint Staff reported the appearance of two Russian long-range anti-aircraft Tu-142, which flew over the Sea of Japan. In this case airspace Japan also not been broken.

Recently, the emergence of Russian aircraft near Japan methodically marked Self-Defense Forces

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