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As the original developer of the WAAS system, Raytheon has more than 60 years of experience in providing global air traffic management (ATM) technology, including precision satellite-based navigation products.
If the aircraft is ADS-B Out compliant, it must also have a WAAS GPS source, but not necessarily a WAAS navigation source.
The new WAAS instrument approach is known as "localizer performance with vertical guidance" (LPV).
First BendixKing, which has advanced the KT74 1090ES ADSB transponder interface to include compatibility with Garmin WAAS navigators (it doesn't have internal GPS or an ADS-B In receiver), plus it connects with the BendixKing KSN770 retrofit navigator for use as an approved position source.
Localizer Performance, the newest non-precision WAAS approaches, are being sited at locations where terrain or obstructions prevent vertically guided LPV procedures.
The company said the WAAS solution reduced the time taken to back up files from its remote offices to the data centre from 60 to six seconds and confirmed its intention to deploy further WAAS solutions in branch offices by this summer.
PCTEL's WAAS antennas, a product line within PCTEL's Military and Government Antenna product family, are terrestrial-based antennas that enable highly precise navigation and tracking of aircraft.
The GTX335 is available with internal WAAS GPS as an option, which meets the ADS-B mandate standard for a position source and increases the price to $3795.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 25, 2015-SES Government Solutions selected to support the next generation of the WAAS network
The Byron approach has the note about WAAS unavailability, but the Tracy approach doesn't.
Early-generation GPS upgrades can make good sense and, while they won't yield the capability and performance you'll get with a new WAAS system, you can still shoot LNAV approaches and gain /G IFR GPS status for the en route system.