Features

Welcome to Kazakhstan

December 18, 2019 0

On August 1, 2019, the Republic of Kazakhstan took a bold step to improve its aviation regulator as part of a nation-building strategy. Peter Griffiths, the former chairman of the EU Performance Review Body, was […]

Airlines

EU leadership must implement long-delayed Single Sky: A4E

December 13, 2019 0

A4E airline chiefs laid out their most pressing priorities for the new Commission mandate including urgent reform of Europe’s outdated air traffic management system ata recent meeting with new EU transport commissioner Adina-Iona Vălean. In […]

ATM Awards 2019

Simply the Best!

December 13, 2019 0

Air Traffic Management presents the winners of the ATM Awards 2019, each judged to be outstanding performers spearheading innovation and leading the industry to ever greater achievement. An impressive number of nominations was received for […]

UAS/Drones

Altitude Angel clinches LVNL national UTM contract

December 13, 2019 0

UTM (Unmanned Traffic Management) technology provider Altitude Angel has secured the contract to provide the Netherlands’ Luchtverkeersleiding Nederland (LVNL) with its first nationwide platform following an open and competitive tender process. The solution presented by […]

News

Google Loon signs Ugandan overflight agreement

December 13, 2019 0

High altitude Google subsidiary Loon has secured an overflight agreement with Uganda as it works towards the provision of internet services in Kenya and beyond. “Loon is grateful for the approval that the Uganda government […]

News

Europe’s Network Manager planning digital overhaul

December 12, 2019 0

The Eurocontrol Network Manager is planning a digital transformation to meet the challenge of providing ATM infrastructure capacity and sufficient scalability to allow for sustainable growth in aviation over the next decades. At the beginning […]

Contracts

Saab’s SDATS wins three Dutch digital tower orders 

December 11, 2019 0

Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions (SDATS) has signed a 20 year framework agreement with Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) for remote tower systems. SDATS has received an initial order within the framework contract for […]

UAS/Drones

All Aboard?

December 11, 2019 0

The vision of a world where drones are used for emergency services, local transportation or parcel delivery in our cities, can only become a reality providing safety standards are met and solutions found to issues […]

UAS/Drones

UTM industry dismayed at delay of European U-space rules

December 11, 2019 0

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has postponed its long-awaited outline of a U-space regulatory blueprint leading to criticism that the deadline it had set for developing an Opinion was impossibly tight, given the average […]