UkSATSE rides growth trend, prepares to invest

February 25, 2019 0

The volume of air traffic services provided by UkSATSE increased by 18.5 per cent last year, providing air navigation services to 300,853 flights. UkSATSE managed 106,654 flights operated by domestic airlines – an increase of 9.7 per cent […]


UK extends drone exclusion zone around airports from March 13

February 25, 2019 0

The British Government has issued new legislation to extend the ‘no-fly’ zone around UK airports, banning drones from flying within 5km of runways. The new exclusion zone will be increased by several kilometres, including banning drone flight […]


FAA grants IASA aviation safety rating for Vietnam

February 19, 2019 0

The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced that Vietnam complies with international safety standards and has been granted a Category 1 rating under the agency’s International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) programme. A Category 1 rating means […]


LVNL chief assumes FABEC leadership role

February 19, 2019 0

Michiel van Dorst has taken over the leadership of FABEC from Belgium’s Johan Decuyper who held this position for the last year. Van Dorst, chief executive of LVNL, thanked Decuyper for the focus he had […]


Deloitte selected by Airservices for digital programme

February 18, 2019 0

Airservices Australia has selected Deloitte for its innovative Digital Information Programme. Deloitte will work in collaboration with McLaren and NATS to deliver this programme which will transform how operational decisions are made within Airservices Australia, […]


CAAi-led consortium to support Ukraine oversight

February 14, 2019 0

CAA International is to lead a consortium appointed by the European Union, to support the sustainable development of civil aviation and the civil aviation administration system in Ukraine. The programme aims to harmonise Ukraine’s aviation […]


Airbus to stop producing flagship A380 in 2021

February 14, 2019 0

Airbus will cease deliveries of the A380 in 2021 following a decision by Emirates to reduce its A380 orderbook from 162 to 123 aircraft. Emirates said that while it will still take delivery of 14 […]


Shutdown made aviation less safe: NATCA chief

February 13, 2019 0

The recent 35-day government shutdown harmed aviation safety because it eroded the layers of critical elements necessary to support and maintain the safety of the National Airspace System (NAS), according to controllers’ union chief who […]

Military ATC

Adacel to support US Army ETOS simulators

February 13, 2019 0

Simulator training expert Adacel Systems has secured a subcontract from Lockheed Martin Corporation Rotary Mission Systems to support the US Army Training Aids, Devices, Simulators and Simulations (TADSS) Maintenance Program (ATMP). Under subcontract to Lockheed […]