Aireon wins 5 Davey Awards!

Aireon wins 5 Davey Awards!

We are thrilled to announce that Aireon’s corporate video and website were selected to win a total of 5 prizes at the 8th Annual Davey Awards. Aireon℠ is an innovative new company that will leverage the power of the world’s furthest reaching network to enable –...
Aireon is a Once-in-a-Career Opportunity in Aviation

Aireon is a Once-in-a-Career Opportunity in Aviation

Late last month I joined Iridium, its partners and Retired U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta, to announce the formation of Aireon. It was a once-in-a-career opportunity to be a part of something that I believe will revolutionize air traffic surveillance and even global aviation as we know it.

Iridium Revolutionizes Global Air Traffic Surveillance with Aireon Launch

Iridium Revolutionizes Global Air Traffic Surveillance with Aireon Launch

Today, Iridium made a revolutionary announcement that will transform air traffic management forever.

Aireon, a planned joint venture between Iridium and NAV CANADA, the world’s largest oceanic ANSP by traffic volume, with support from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and suppliers Exelis and Harris Corporation, will allow fully global and continuous space-based monitoring and control of aircraft, even over oceans and remote regions where it is not possible today.