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 […]

News

US aviation industry demand end to US Government shutdown

January 24, 2019 0

Unions representing air traffic controllers, pilots and flight attendants are demanding an end to the US Government shutdown, saying the “unprecedented” and “unconscionable” impasse could cause the country’s entire aviation system to break down. The […]

Communications

SITTI expands in South America, Lithuania with VCS

January 22, 2019 0

Continuing its expansion in the South America voice communications systems (VCS) market, SITTI has completed the installation and set-up of its brand new MULTIFONO M800IP at six sites in Colombia.The systems include the latest Controller Working Positions […]