By Patrick Bark, Senior Marketing Coordinator
 
How do Orolia’s products work together to create reliable, secure critical infrastructure? How can you see a fully operational system – in the air, on land, and at sea? This is where Operational Views come in.
By Sophie Zangs, EMEIA Marketing Manager
 
Since January 21, 2020, Galileo Return Link Service (RLS), which enables people in distress to receive automatic acknowledgement that their signal has been received, has been declared operational by the European Commission. This was very good news for Orolia, since we’ve recently been recognized by the European GNSS Agency (GSA) as the world’sirst manufacturer to provide Galileo RLS Beacons ready to market for both aviation and maritime sectors.
By Thomas Lefebvre
 

Following several accidents where downed aircraft could not be located at all, or only after long and expensive search efforts, the Global Aeronautical Distress and Safety System (GADSS) recommendations were adopted by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in March 2016.

By Thomas Lefebvre
 
 In Part I of our blog, we reviewed the importance of having an Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT) with an internal antenna. Today we will address the critical differences between the 121.5MHz ELTs that many people still fly with today, versus the 406MHz associated with a GPS.