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Real-time flight tracking system GlobalBeacon goes live

Nov 06, 2018 - Marketline Newswire

Aireon and FlightAware's GlobalBeacon flight tracking system has gone live to provide communications between airlines and air-traffic controllers in real-time.

Launched ahead of implementation of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Global Aeronautical Distress Safety System (GADSS) recommendations, GlobalBeacon offers airlines with precise global aircraft tracking for their aircraft continuously worldwide.Aireon CEO Don Thoma said: “FlightAware and Aireon announced t...