News

Airways assessing digital ATC tower technology

November 30, 2017 0

Airways New Zealand is demonstrating a prototype digital air traffic control tower at Auckland Airport to assess how Frequentis technology could increase aviation safety, extend the hours of air services in more regional locations, enhance […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Aix-Geneva nexus offers dynamic x-border ops 

November 29, 2017 0

FABEC members DSNA and Skyguide have implemented a new interface between the control centres of Marseille and Geneva in October. Thanks to a new set up of the areas of responsibility and improved coordination, the […]

Airports

LFV, Swedavia advance remote tower services

November 27, 2017 0

Sweden’s LFV and airport operator Swedavia have signed an agreement to establish remote air traffic services at Kiruna, Umeå, Åre Östersund and Malmö airports.   “With the agreement between LFV and Swedavia, a major step towards […]

CAAs/ANSPs

EASA publishes easy access ATM/ANS rules

November 27, 2017 0

Europe’s aviation safety agency EASA has now published the Easy Access Rules for Air Traffic Management/Air Navigation Services. These consolidated, up-to-date rules are displayed in an easy-to-read format with advanced navigation features through links and bookmarks […]

Airports

Belgocontrol debuts upper wind measurement

November 23, 2017 0

Belgocontrol has developed a new tool that informs pilots and air traffic controllers on upper winds at Brussels International Airport. Upper wind is often stronger than wind measured at ground level. If certain conditions are […]

News

ICAO chief urges cooperation on ATFM

November 23, 2017 0

An international aviation chief has urged the industry to become more open to sharing flight data in support of new Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) approaches. Speaking at a global ATFM symposium in Singapore ICAO […]

Corporate

FerroNATS launches SkyWay training academy

November 22, 2017 0

FerroNATS, the largest commercial air traffic control operator in Spain, will launch a training academy for air traffic controllers that will open its doors in Madrid at the beginning of 2018. SkyWAY (FerroNATS ATC Training […]