Authorities have pointed to the shutdown of the transponders and the ACARS
as evidence that someone with a detailed knowledge of the plane was involved.
This will allow more aircraft to use satellite ACARS
for air traffic control communications enabling denser airspace operations over oceans while maintaining safety.
The company said that ACARS
(Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System) is a digital data system enabling two way transmission of messages between aircraft and ground stations via VHF, HF or satellite communication systems.
is an aviation acronym for Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System, which is a digital datalink system for transmission of short messages between aircraft and ground stations via airband radio or satellite.
Mr Quest explained that turning off the ACARS
is something that could not be done easily.
It is the first time a SwiftBroadband ACARS
(Aircraft Communication and Addressing Reporting System)-capable modem has received Chinese certification.
This standard interface gives customers the autonomy and control to seamlessly pair their current SATCOM or standard ACARS
system with existing UTC Aerospace Systems ADM solutions.
error messages from an Airbus A330 that vanished in the Atlantic in 2009 focused attention initially on inconsistent speed readings as a possible cause of that crash.
Gol is installing ACARS
linked to the Iridium satellite network.
AviIT reached agreement with Etihad Airways to support all ACARS
services across the carrier's fleet.