Contracts

Metron secures ATFM contract from Airservices Australia

January 30, 2019 0

Airservices Australia has awarded Metron Aviation a contract for the development of software that implements the Airservices Long Range Air Traffic Flow Management (LR-ATFM) concept of operations. Under the LR-ATFM concept, long range international flights […]

Contracts

SMATSA awards Micro Nav sim maintenance contract 

January 29, 2019 0

Serbia and Montenegro Air Traffic Services (SMATSA) has awarded Micro Nav a simulator maintenance service agreement contract for the next three years. The Micro Nav BEST simulator suite in use by SMATSA currently utilises two […]

International Programmes

Papua New Guinea transitions to Thales’ TopSky ATC

January 28, 2019 0

Papua New Guinea’s PNG Air Services Limited has completed the transition to the TopSky-ATC system provided by Thales. Under Project NiuSky, PNG Air Services will be transitioning all ATC services in Port Moresby to the […]

Single European Sky

Luxemburg’s Jaeger appointed to lead FABEC Council

January 28, 2019 0

Pierre Jaeger, the civil aviation chief of the Grand Duchy of Luxemburg, has taken over the chair of the FABEC Council. The airspace of the six FABEC States of Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, the Netherlands […]

News

FAA halts flights in to LaGuardia due to ATC staffing

January 25, 2019 0

The Federal Aviation Administration is halting some flights into New York’s LaGuardia airport due to ATC staffing shortages at the Washington area control centre caused by the ongoing government shutdown. The stop was ordered shortly […]

News

Saab, AAI sign MoU for ATM solutions in India

January 25, 2019 0

Saab and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to research a pan-Indian air traffic management automation system for airports under the UDAN Regional Connectivity Scheme. Saab’s Digital Air […]