Myanmar and Aireon to Collaborate on Space-Based Air Traffic Monitoring System

The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) in Myanmar just announced it has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Aireon LLC, a Virginia, U.S. based air traffic surveillance system provider, to collaborate on a concept of operations and benefits analysis for the deployment of Aireon’s space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) service. DCA provides air traffic control, […]

Long wait for Chin airport nears end

After 70 years of lobbying, the last state in Myanmar without an airport is finally on the verge of receiving its own runway – a move advocates say could kickstart tourism in one of the remotest corners of the country. Earlier this month, parliament approved a request from the Ministry of Transport for K1 billion […]