Innovation

How avionics could look in 2050

How avionics could look in 2050

By onboard, 10 june 2016
Will air transport be fully automated by 2050? That was the theme of the recent symposium organised by the French Air and Space Academy in Toulouse. Bruno Nouzille, VP Technical…
Achieving high-accuracy geo-localization inside a 57-kilometre tunnel without GPS

Achieving high-accuracy geo-localization inside a 57-kilometre tunnel without GPS

By onboard, 07 june 2016
In outdoor conditions, geo-localization is usually carried out with GPS data and there is no challenge to succeed in such…
MEECO, the open mission platform

MEECO, the open mission platform

By onboard, 27 april 2016
To make it simple, if GPS + connectivity = Waze, so FMS + connectivity = MEECO for Mission End-to-End Connected…
SEFA programme: How Thales is preparing the avionics of the future

SEFA programme: How Thales is preparing the avionics of the future

By onboard, 08 april 2016
The SEFA research programme in France was officially launched in February 2016. Joseph Huysseune, who helped to get the programme…
TopAxyz: the only IMU of its kind in the world

TopAxyz: the only IMU of its kind in the world

By onboard, 01 april 2016
The TopAxyz inertial measurement unit (IMU) from Thales is packed with advanced technologies and delivers the performance needed for critical…