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US20120021740 System and Method for Load Balancing and Handoff Management Based on Flight Plan and Channel Occupancy  
A predictive system and method for aircraft load balancing and handoff management leverages the aircraft flight plan as well as channel occupancy and loading information. Several novel techniques...
US20100035607 SEAMLESS TRANSITIONING OF AIR-TO-GROUND TRAFFIC  
An apparatus and a method may be provided by which a user aboard an aircraft may use a processing device to communicate with another device, which is not located aboard the aircraft, via an...
US20080004005 Direct ATS Position Reporting  
A method and system for reporting the position of an aircraft to Air Traffic Services. The method comprises the steps of assigning at least one system access communication number to an aircraft,...
US20100087190 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AIR-TO-AIR COMMUNICATIONS USING NETWORK FORMED BETWEEN AIRCRAFT  
A system and method for aircraft communications is provided. The system includes a first wireless base station deployed in a first aircraft and configured to establish one or more wireless links,...
US20080274734 SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING HIGH SPEED COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE IN AN AIRBORNE WIRELESS CELLULAR NETWORK  
The present Broadband Link System supplements the existing Air-To-Ground Radio Frequency communications link with an additional, separate high speed Broadband Ground-To-Air Data Channel to provide...
US20090318137 INTERNETWORKING AIR-TO-AIR NETWORK AND WIRELESS NETWORK  
Methods and systems of operating a communication system are provided. One method comprises establishing at least one communication link between a mobile-to-mobile communication network of mobile...
US20100304739 AIRCRAFT WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM  
Embodiments of the disclosed invention include an apparatus, method, and computer program product for providing wireless service to devices located onboard an aircraft. For example, in one...
US20090111465 Transmission Scheduling for ADS-B Ground Systems  
System and methods for reducing redundant messages broadcast in an Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) system. For a given target, a controller determines the relevant customers...
US20060270354 RF signal feed through method and apparatus for shielded aircraft fuselage  
A system and method for selectively enabling and disabling wireless connectivity between cellular or PDA users on-board commercial aircraft having a shielded fuselage, and remotely located...
US20070287447 A WIRELESS HEADSET COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR AIRCRAFT AND METHOD THEREFOR  
A system for converting an existing aircraft communication system to a wireless communication system has a wireless headset for transmitting and receiving communication signals. At least one...
US20080299965 Airborne Onboard Base Transceiver Station For Mobile Communication  
The invention refers to a base station, BTS, (BTS) and a method for a BTS, for a cellular communication system comprising a user equipment, UE, (UE) onboard an aircraft (1) being at a...
US20060019645 Enforcement of permitted cell phone usage  
A set of usage rules are implemented to disable particular features of a wireless device (e.g., audible ringing, use of camera, etc.), or to forcibly power down the device, based upon it's...
US20070042774 Broadband security data communications system for in-flight aircraft  
A broadband security data communications system for in-flight aircraft has been developed. The system includes multiple overlapping ground stations that communicate with an in-flight aircraft via...
US20100048202 METHOD OF COMMUNICATING WITH AN AVIONICS BOX VIA TEXT MESSAGING  
An example method of communicating with an aircraft includes receiving a text message with an aircraft avionics box and initiating an operation with the aircraft avionics box based on the text...
US20090005034 METHOD FOR DETERMINING AN IDENTIFIER CORRESPONDING TO A FREQUENCY SET ON A DISPLAY UNIT OF THE COCKPIT AND SYSTEM OF IMPLEMENTATION  
A method for the determining, on board an aircraft, of an identifier of a communications centre with which an aircraft crew wishes to enter into contact, includes the following operations: a) the...
US20120165010 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR AIRBORNE SELF-POWERED WIRELESS COMMUNICATION  
An apparatus and method for airborne self-powered wireless communication is provided. The airborne wireless communication apparatus is fixed to an airborne platform including an aerostat, which...
US20070042773 Broadband wireless communication system for in-flight aircraft  
A broadband wireless communication system for in-flight aircraft has been developed. The system includes multiple ground transmission stations that are located along a predefined air corridor...
US20090186611 AIRCRAFT BROADBAND WIRELESS SYSTEM AND METHODS  
A broadband wireless system includes a plurality of spaced-apart ground stations for transmitting and receiving signals to and from a respective plurality of aircraft. Each of the plurality of...
US20070298786 In-flight transceiver and locator system  
Military systems in particular face two specific problems: field casualties typically increase as unit visibility decreases and it is often difficult for ground stations and/or headquarters to...
US20090197596 SIP CLIENT-BASED LOCAL NUMBER PORTABILITY THROUGH AN AIRCRAFT AIR-TO-GROUND LINK  
The SIP Number Portability System disables the cellular radios in the wireless device and enables a WiFi 802.11 protocol-based radio. In the airborne mode, it activates a call forwarding...
US20090176475 Push/Pull information system for airborne networks  
A wireless communications system, and a corresponding method, for use with an aircraft, includes airborne base station equipment mounted on the aircraft, the base station equipment capable of...
US20080305762 SYSTEM FOR MANAGING AN AIRCRAFT-ORIENTED EMERGENCY SERVICES CALL IN AN AIRBORNE WIRELESS CELLULAR NETWORK  
The Aircraft Emergency Services Call Management System enables the unique identification of each passenger wireless device in use in an aircraft and the corresponding identification of the...
US20090258643 METHOD FOR ACCESSING AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL COMMUNICATIONS  
A method for accessing datalink communications for an aircraft is provided. The method comprises providing a pre-selected datalink service provider for aircraft communications, detecting a...
US20090098850 AIRBORNE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, AIRBORNE COMMUNICATIONS METHODS, AND COMMUNICATIONS METHODS  
An airborne wireless communications system includes circuitry configured to access information describing a configuration of a terrestrial wireless communications base station that has become...
US20050159151 Communication system for passengers in transport  
The invention relates to a communication system for passengers in a means of transport, such as an aeroplane, train, bus or ship. In order to provide a communication system for business passengers...
US20090221285 Communications system  
A communications system and method thereof is provided, wherein the system includes at least one transmitter configured to transmit at least one signal, and at least one receiver configured to...
US20140004853 TERRESTRIAL COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK SUITABLE FOR PROVIDING AIR-TO-GROUND CONNECTIVITY  
The present invention includes a plurality of native cellular nodes configured to provide wireless connectivity to one or more ground-based wireless devices, each native node including a BTS...
US20070264930 Telecommunication System and Method for Operating a Mobile Telephone on Board An Aircraft or Ship, Land Station and Base Station Adapted for Said System  
A telecommunication system for operating a mobile telephone on board an aircraft or ship includes at least one base station (10) on board the ship or aircraft, and a connection module (34) for...
US20090318138 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IN-FLIGHT WIRELESS COMMUNICATION  
An aircraft radio comprises a transmitter configured to transmit wireless signals over a transmit frequency; a receiver configured to receive wireless signals over a receive frequency; and a...
US20090318139 SYSTEM FOR WIRELESS COMMUNICATION BETWEEN MARINE VESSELS AND AIRCRAFT, AND WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM ON MARINE VESSELS THEREFOR  
A system for wireless communication between marine vessels and aircraft comprises a plurality of first offshore wireless network apparatuses provided on different first marine vessels, and an...
US20090117895 METHOD FOR MAINTAINING DATALINK NETWORK THROUGHPUT BY DELAYING LOWER PRIORITY MESSAGES  
A method of maintaining datalink network throughput in a communications channel by delaying lower priority messages is provided. The method comprises receiving periodic channel occupancy data from...
US20120231788 ANTENNA APPARATUS AND ANTENNA SELECTION METHOD  
The invention relates to a mobile telecommunication device (100) for establishing a telecommunication connection in the radio frequency range with a base station (102; 104; 1100), the mobile...
US20050221818 Dynamic configuration management  
Configuration of hardware and software onboard a mobile platform may be dynamically managed without significantly impacting a data stream from the mobile platform. Configuration data for equipment...
US20140024365 AIR-TO-GROUND WIRELESS DECONFLICTION FROM GROUND-TO-GROUND CELLULAR COMMUNICATION  
A method and system is disclosed enabling deconfliction between a ground-based radio and an airborne radio while both radios are in wireless data communication with a ground-based cellular network...
US20080214188 Aircraft Data Transmission System for Transmitting Data Between an Aircraft and a Transmission Station Located Outside Thereof  
The invention relates to an aircraft data transmission system for transmitting data between the aircraft and a transmission station located outside thereof. The inventive system consists of a...
US20080125112 Mobile telephony  
A satellite telephone system for communication between a fixed network (4) and a moveable network (1) on board a vehicle, has means for suspending operation of the moveable network, for example...
US20090310580 WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS APPARATUS  
An apparatus, method and system for enabling a portable electronic device (PED) (6), designed to operate on a cellular communications network, to operate on a Wi-Fi communications network, the PED...
US20080064332 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ASSOCIATING A WIRELESS MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS DEVICE WITH A SPECIFIC VEHICLE  
A communications system may include a first transceiver and a second transceiver both mountable to a vehicle. The first transceiver may include a range substantially limited to a close proximity...
US20100216457 WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM  
The present invention is a wireless communication system for establishing wireless communication between a wireless base station installed at the upper part of a communication area in a moving...
US20090322877 Cellular Control of Airborne Equipment  
A manned or unmanned aircraft, and equipment aboard the aircraft, are controlled through a cell phone network or other public package switched network. Some of the information downlinked from the...
US20140148154 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM  
A mobile terminal (100), when receiving a signal requesting mobile terminal ID information that was transmitted from a femtobase station (200) deployed at a position of a predetermined height,...
US20080090567 AIRCRAFT CABIN PERSONAL TELEPHONE MICROCELL  
An on-board base station, comprising an interface device on board an aircraft that interfaces with a separate wireless device of a user inside the aircraft and with a wireless bearer system, an RF...
US20050181787 Systems and methods for encoding and decoding data messages  
A system and method for allowing changes to Abstract Syntax Notation One (ASN.1) defined messages without initiating regulatory requirements. The system receives a message formatted according to...
US20070042765 Method and apparatus for providing intelligent deactivation of electronic devices in aircraft  
A method and apparatus for automatically deactivating an electronic device during flight of an aircraft. The method utilizes a global positioning system (GPS) or assisted global positioning system...
US20130324070 AIRLINER-MOUNTED CELLULAR BASE STATION  
An aircraft-mounted base transceiver station (mBTS) for providing intermittent coverage in a cellular radio network. The mBTS utilizes the existing protocol of its terrestrial counterparts,...
US20130231106 SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS OF LIGHTER-THAN-AIR (LTA) PLATFORMS  
Innovative new methods in connection with lighter-than-air (LTA) free floating platforms, of facilitating legal transmitter operation, platform flight termination when appropriate, environmentally...
US20060094422 Internal cavity surveillance system (ICSS)  
This document will describe and relate a new, improved, and innovative “virtual” all-inclusive system/process of total connectivity. This connectivity can be achieved under the umbrella of my...
US20080233953 MULTI-MODAL PORTABLE COMMUNICATIONS GATEWAY  
A multi-modal portable communications gateway is disclosed. The multi-modal portable communication gateway may include a communication interface, a controller that controls the operation of the...
US20080130539 SYSTEM FOR MANAGING VOICE OVER INTERNET PROTOCOL COMMUNICATIONS IN A NETWORK  
The VoIP Management System is capable of identifying voice-based wireless devices and denying wireless communication services to these devices. The VoIP Management System also identifies VoIP...
US20090082013 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR WIRELESS ROUTING OF DATA FROM AN AIRCRAFT  
An avionics communication system comprises a wireless router located on an aircraft and configured to transceive wireless signals; and a processing unit located in the aircraft and configured to...

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