Pilots in Europe suffering fatigue despite new rules: ECA

March 5, 2019 0

European pilots and cabin crew are experiencing unusually high levels of fatigue, incompatible with an acceptable level of flight safety despite recent legislation, according to pilot umbrella organisation European Cockpit Association. A new study reveals major […]


Italy’s ENAV acquires air navigation division of IDS

March 4, 2019 0

Italy’s ENAV has signed an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the air navigation division of IDS – Ingegneria dei Sistemi, further strengthening its role as a leading international provider of non-regulated air traffic management […]

General Aviation

UK explores General Aviation ADS-B conspicuity solution

March 4, 2019 1

The UK civil aviation authority is conducting a ADS-B trial together with City Airport and general aviation lobby group Airspace4All which has provided a Uavionix pingStation aerial to be mounted on the roof of the control tower. City […]


EASA recommends boosting fatigue mitigation measures

March 1, 2019 0

A scientific study conducted by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) recommends enhancing mitigation measures concerning flight and duty time limitations and rest requirements to prevent high fatigue among aircrew during night flights. Results of […]


Italy’s ENAV to lead new drone manager business D-Flight

February 28, 2019 0

ENAV has launched its D-Flight U-space platform to provide unmanned traffic management (UTM) services for drones together with Leonardo, Telespazio and IDS-Ingegneria Dei Sistemi. Following a share capital increase amounting to €6.6 million, ENAV will […]


Harris completes India’s network operations centre 

February 27, 2019 0

Harris’ India subsidiary has completed renovations on a 12,000 sq ft, state-of-the-art facility in New Delhi that will house the network operations control centre for India’s nationwide aviation communications infrastructure. The new facility exclusively serves […]


Frequentis installs Malaysia ATM-grade network

February 27, 2019 0

A Frequentis IP network solution has been installed at all 23 sites within the Kuala Lumpur Flight Information Region (FIR). Frequentis has also successfully installed its vitalsphere network solution for the new Kuala Lumpur Air […]