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IFALPA Briefing Leaflet: Ground Based Augmentation System (GBAS) and GBAS Landing System (GLS)

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GBAS (Ground Based Augmentation System) and GLS (GBAS Landing System) is a GNSS (GPS) based ap- proach and monitoring system that utilises a local airport facility to increase the accuracy and integrity of the position of an aircraft both vertically and laterally to support a Precision Approach.

Sochi fears spark 'liquid ban' on flights between U.S and Russia

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The U.S. issued a warning to airports and airlines flying to Russia that toothpaste tubes could hold ingredients to make a bomb on board a plane.

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration is temporarily banning carry-on liquids, aerosols, gels and powders on flights between Russia and the United States, a Department of Homeland Security official said on Thursday.

Apple Adds 'Tips and Tricks' Guide for iPhone 4s, 5c and 5s to iPhone Website

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Apple has added new 'Tips and Tricks' sections to its iPhone marketing websites, giving new and old iPhone users a handy guide to the new features of iOS 7 and the new iPhone models.

Scientists published security codes of limo's

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A paper has been published by Flavio Garcia of the University of Birmingham which includes access codes for a number of luxury car brands, this resulting in the Professor being served an injunction from a UK court. The paper is being called dangerous as it would, according to the brands on the other side of this court case, allow criminals to drive away with the cars in question.

Funny ‘Hands-Free Headset’ Has A Fake Hand To Hold Your Phone

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Minneapolis-based designer Phil Jones has created a hands-free headset that makes you look like you’re holding your cell phone to your ear while driving.

Named ‘Hand Free’, the clever and humorous spoof accessory comes with its own fake hand and arm.

Apple's 'iWatch' ...

Graphic courtesy of Yrving Torrealba

More details about Apple's alleged iWatch are starting to make their way into the wild.
We've been hearing rumblings about an Apple-made smart watch for several years but those rumors have become more frequent and detailed since the start of 2013.

A New Tool Helps Airports Track Disease

Cabin desinfect

The next time an illness like SARS threatens to sicken large numbers of people around the world, airports may have a new tool to help them prevent a pandemic. Transportation officials and public health experts are pilot testing a Web site that calculates the risk that passengers coming off any given flight are carrying an emerging infectious disease.

The 'Worst Passwords' of 2012

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Sometimes it’s good to be like everyone else — but when it comes to choosing a password, we should all strive to be as unique as possible.

Quantas ditches Blackberry for “in-flight entertainment streamed direct to iPads in every seat”

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Australian airline Qantas previously announced it is dropping BlackBerry in favor of Apple’s iPhone and issuing iPads to pilots, but now it is rolling out iPads to passengers to compliment a new in-flight entertainment streaming service.

Boeing officially launches re-engined 737

Boeing will proceed with development of the re-engined 737 after its board of directors approved its launch based on order commitments for 496 aircraft from five airlines.

Boeing said that it has seen "overwhelming demand" for the new aircraft. It promised a fuel burn 4% lower than the Airbus A320neo.

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