The new Consent Monitoring Database system installed by the Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources will allow better management of customer queries and complaints, says Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources, Mereseini Vuniwaqa.
Last season’s runners up Lautoka were held to a goal-less draw by a determined Tailevu Naitasiri outfit in the opening match of the 2015 INKK Mobile Battle Of Giants at Ratu Cakobau Park this afternoon.
Airports Fiji Limited has awarded Australian based firm, Ambidji Group the contract to train Air Traffic Controllers (ATC) on the use of Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B) for surveillance control at the Nadi International Airport.
AFL’s Manager Air Traffic Services, Vula Seru told FijiLive Ambidji will develop the ATC operating concept and a training program..
The new system determines aircraft positions by triangulating aircraft transponder signals at multiple ground stations and complementing this information with ADS-B to send the information via satellite to a controller’s station.
Seru said that the AFL board has approved an amount around FJD $1million for the ‘Training of Controllers’.
He also said that the implementation of this technology is seen as a highly cost-effective solution that obviates the need for expensive radar systems by AFL.
Meanwhile, the training is expected to begin late in 2012 before certification by Fiji’s Civil Aviation Authority and planned introduction in 2013.
Ambidji last worked with AFL on the planning and financing of capital development programs and flight procedure design.
Ba beats Nadroga, stays in huntBa had to fight tooth and nail to overcome a young and spirited Nadroga outfit 1-0 and register its first win of the 2015 INKK Mobile Battle Of Giants at Ratu Cakobau Park in Nausori today.
Pope prays for peace in Syria, KoreaPope Francis prayed for a "political solution" in Syria and for "reconciliation" on the Korean peninsula in his first Easter Sunday message in front of a crowd in St Peter's Square.
Govt committed to develop Nausori furtherThe Fijian Government will continue in its efforts to develop the township of Nausori further allow the central town to play a more vital role in Fiji's socio economic development, says Local Government Minister, Parveen Kumar Bala.