Airports

NATS to help future-proof Luton comms 

October 6, 2016 0

NATS, the UK’s leading provider of air navigation services, is to design and deliver a new, bespoke voice communications system at London Luton Airport, which is currently undergoing expansion. Tailor-made by NATS’ service division, London […]

Airports

New look ADB SAFEGATE focuses on airports

October 6, 2016 0

ADB SAFEGATE has launched a brand identity that captures the company’s focus on delivering airport performance from approach to departure. Airport performance solutions encompass every aspect of air traffic control and guidance, from approach, runway […]

Airlines

Etihad, TUI confirm talks on new tourist airline

October 5, 2016 0

Etihad and the German TUI group have confirmed they are in discussions to create a strong European leisure airline group, focused on point-to-point flying to connect key tourist markets. It is proposed to contribute the touristic […]

Airspace

Eurocontrol loans LARA tool to ICAO

October 5, 2016 0

Eurocontrol is to provide a demonstration version of the LARA (Local and Sub-Regional ASM Support System) airspace management tool to ICAO. LARA enables both civil and military to have a clear understanding of each other’s requirements […]

Avionics

Seychelles sign Aireon data service deal

October 5, 2016 0

Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, has signed a data services agreement with the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA), the air traffic services provider in the Seychelles Flight Information Region […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Leesburg remote tower tests enter next phase

October 5, 2016 0

Saab Sensis will operate a mobile air traffic control tower at Virginia’s Leesburg Executive Airport for around a month this autumn in support of a project to test technology that could establish remotely provided air traffic […]

Contracts

Belgocontrol selects EPN initial training

October 4, 2016 0

Belgocontrol and Entry Point North have entered into a framework agreement for initial controller training. The agreement is awarded after a successful evaluation of a Call for Tender in July and is valid for one […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Sudan, South Sudan forge safety roadmap pact

October 3, 2016 0

Sudan and South Sudan have signed a high-level agreement which will assist South Sudan in taking greater responsibility for the air navigation services obligations over its territory. The new arrangement, agreed at ICAO Headquarters in […]