Daily Archives: April 2, 2019

Mise en service du système Aireon(SM) : le début des opérations au-dessus de l’Atlantique nord marque un nouveau chapitre dans l’histoire de l’aviation

Pour la première fois, les contrôleurs de la navigation aérienne ont des données en temps réel sur la position des avions n’importe où dans le monde, y compris dans l’espace aérien jusque là non contrôlé MCLEAN, Virginie et LONDRES, 2 avril 2019 /PRNewswire/ — À compter d’aujourd’hui, Aireon, tout premier système mondial de surveillance de la […]

Mise en service du système Aireon(SM) : le début des opérations au-dessus de l’Atlantique nord marque un nouveau chapitre dans l’histoire de l’aviation

Pour la première fois, les contrôleurs de la navigation aérienne ont des données en temps réel sur la position des avions n’importe où dans le monde, y compris dans l’espace aérien jusque là non contrôlé MCLEAN, Virginie et LONDRES, 2 avril 2019 /PRNewswire/ — À compter d’aujourd’hui, Aireon, tout premier système mondial de surveillance de la […]

Aireon(SM) System Goes Live – Trial Operations Begin Over The North Atlantic Marking New Chapter In Aviation History

For the first time, air traffic controllers now have real-time data on the position of planes anywhere in the world, including previously un-surveilled airspace MCLEAN, Virginia and LONDON, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Effective today, Aireon, the first ever real-time, global air traffic surveillance system, is fully operational and in trial use over the North Atlantic. […]

Aireon(SM) System Goes Live – Trial Operations Begin Over The North Atlantic Marking New Chapter In Aviation History

For the first time, air traffic controllers now have real-time data on the position of planes anywhere in the world, including previously un-surveilled airspace MCLEAN, Virginia and LONDON, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Effective today, Aireon, the first ever real-time, global air traffic surveillance system, is fully operational and in trial use over the North Atlantic. […]

The Last Major North American City Without Ride-hailing Just Found its Solution with Kater

Vancouver-based technology company, Kater, launched the beta phase for the city’s first ride-hailing app on March 30 VANCOUVER, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Kater Technologies Inc. launched the beta phase for Vancouver’s first ride-hailing app on March 30. The app connects users with safe, predictable and reliable rides-on-demand using their smartphones. Kater will launch its full fleet […]

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.**EgyptGood afternoon. In Cairo, the Secretary-General today met with the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar earlier today. He took the…

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.**EgyptGood afternoon. In Cairo, the Secretary-General today met with the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar earlier today. He took the…

Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe

H.E. President of the Economic and Social CouncilH.E. Antonio Gumende, Permanent Representative of the Republic of MozambiqueH.E. Perks Master Clemency Ligoya, Permanent Representative of the Republic of MalawiH.E. Frederik Musiiwa Makamure Shava, Perm…

How a Nuclear Technique Helps a Drought-hit Rural Community in Africa

In Zimbabwe, nuclear science is helping to revive villages devastated by drought. Isotopic techniques were used to determine the exact amount of water and fertilizer needed for crops. Using that data, a drip irrigation system was set up to provide the …