Innovation

NATS eyes demand/capacity benefits of SYSMAN tool

October 15, 2019 0

UK provider NATS has started testing a new systemised airspace management tool (SYSMAN) and examining how it interacts with queue management systems especially Arrival Manager (AMAN), and Airport Demand Capacity Balancing (Airport-DCB). It is one […]

Airspace

Let There Be Flight

October 15, 2019 0

Fundamental changes to the airspace have always been controversial but those setting the rules must ensure fair, safe and efficient access for everyone. With airspace coming under increasing pressure, Air Traffic Management’s Aimée Turner examines […]

Corporate

Dans collaboration with Serco deepens

October 14, 2019 0

Dubai Air Navigation Services (dans) has extended its joint collaboration agreement with the UK’s Serco for another two years. The agreement was signed by H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of Dubai Civil Aviation […]

Corporate

Hensoldt expands Asia-Pacific business with IE deal

October 14, 2019 0

Munich-headquartered sensor solutions provider Hensoldt continues its global expansion strategy in the Asia-Pacific region with the acquisition of IE Asia-Pacific. The Canberra-based business Hensoldt Australia will be a leading radar solutions and services provider in […]

UAS/Drones

ICAO urged to develop high level guidance on rogue drones

October 11, 2019 0

Air traffic controllers require clearer procedures for handling unauthorised drones, according to the controllers’ federation IFATCA which represents more than 50,000 members in over 125 countries. In a paper presented to ICAO’s 40th Triennial Assembly in […]