Bush Intercontinental Airport News

Bush Intercontinental Airport marks arrival of groundbreaking technology

Bush Intercontinental Airport marks arrival of groundbreaking technology

28th Apr 2013 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) became fully operational with the first precision approach flown by a United Airlines aircraft using Honeywell’s SmartPath Ground Based Augmentation System (GBAS).  IAH is one of two airports in the country participating in a pilot program, in partnership with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), United Airlines and Honeywell to demonstrate the use of GBAS.