Airports

LHR mixed mode ops given green light

July 19, 2011 0

London Heathrow airport is to be allowed mixed mode operations when services are severely disrupted following a final report commissioned by the UK government. UK aviation minister Theresa Villiers said the measures recommended by the […]

Airports

Egis Avia/DSNA team up on A-CDM

June 27, 2011 0

DSNA, the French Air Navigation Services Provider, and Egis Avia, the leading air transport consulting and engineering company, signed a partnership agreement to offer assistance and solutions in airport collaborative decision making (CDM). Both organisations […]

Airports

UK NATS outlines green initiative results

April 13, 2011 0

NATS’ Acting Responsibly programme – aimed at reducing the environmental impact of aviation and saving fuel – is reaping results Back in 2008 NATS set themselves targets aimed at making their business more sustainable as […]

Airports

BAA plans £50m Heathrow investment

March 24, 2011 0

BAA is to propose a £50m investment plan in response to the Heathrow Winter Resilience Enquiry report. The plan which it will recommend to airlines and the UK Civil Aviation Authority in April will allow […]

Airports

First EGNOS LPV procedure operational at Pau

March 23, 2011 0

The first LPV approaches can now be flown from 17 March at Pau Airport, a key milestone for EGNOS-based services implementation in France and across Europe ECAC area. EGNOS service provider ESSP officially declared the […]

Airports

US climate bill passes through Congress

July 1, 2009 0

June 26: The US House of Representatives passed the Waxman-Markey American Clean Energy and Security Act by a vote of 219 to 212, to the concern of the US Air Transport Association (ATA). The bill […]