Tag: flight

Interpol warns use of passports database needs to improve 
Mar 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lax approach to digital screening allowed stolen documents onto MH 370.
 
Lufthansa pushes in-flight BYOD 
By Victoria Bryan | Mar 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rivals dismiss on-board streaming as "in its infancy".
 
INTAS glitch shutters flights at Melbourne Airport 
 
US flight regulator relaxes electronic device rules 
 
CASA blasts 'irresponsible' drone bushfire flyover 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Could hit water-bombing aircraft.
 
Mining drones bridge workplace safety concerns 
By Ry Crozier | May 31, 2012 | Comment Now 
Keeping personnel out of the air and the pit.
 
Use cases for Australian mining UAVs 
By Ry Crozier | May 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
In-depth: Drone makers question large payloads.
 
Australia turns to homegrown drones 
By Ry Crozier | May 29, 2012 | Comment Now 
Debating the finer points of unmanned aerial vehicle design.
 
Botched repair likely cause of REX's smoking iPhone 
By Ry Crozier | May 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
X-ray, teardown finds big problems with device.
 
Optus 3G tower raises airport concerns 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 15, 2011 | Comment Now 
Council environment committee recommends it be refused.
 
Safety Bureau calls for new line of defence in flight software 
By Ry Crozier | Jan 25, 2011 | Comment Now 
Combating data entry errors by crews.
 
Amadeus reaps benefits of in-house IT 
By Liz Tay | Aug 4, 2010 | Comment Now 
Outgoing CEO explains why its data centre could not be outsourced.
 
Qantas launches mobile boarding pass 
By Liz Tay | Apr 30, 2010 | Comment Now 
2D barcodes sent to web-enabled mobile devices.
 
Defence spends $1.7m on ultimate Linux flight simulator 
By Munir Kotadia | Aug 31, 2009 | Comment Now 
Also uses open source graphics platform.
 
Trampoline's enterprise social networking tools take flight 
By Phil Muncaster | Apr 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
Enterprise social computing firm Trampoline Systems today launched its latest tools which provide managers with insight into their firms' internal social networks and informatio...
 
Boeing to ensure 787's flight control system can't be hacked by passengers 
By Jack Rogers | Jan 8, 2008 | Comment Now 
The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is requiring Boeing to make sure that computers governing flight control systems on the new 787 are not vulnerable to hacking from ...
 
Scientists hold key to the future of flight 
May 1, 2007 | Comment Now 
Morphing wings are the secret, claim scientists.
 
Apple iPod takes off as flight data recorder 
Mar 5, 2007 | Comment Now 
White box becomes a black box.
 
Microsoft promises space flight in Vista promo 
By Iain Thomson | Jan 10, 2007 | Comment Now 
Worldwide competition offers trip of a lifetime.
 
Redflex wins $15.4m Lockheed Martin deal 
May 25, 2005 | Comment Now 
Melbourne communications integrator Redflex Communications Systems has won a $15.4 million deal with avionics manufacturer Lockheed Martin.
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