CAAs/ANSPs

Irish ATC reports busiest ever September

October 12, 2018 0

The number of flights handled by the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) last month amounted to 106,809 movements, making it the busiest-ever September in Ireland’s history. This year’s September figures also mark an increase of 2.8 per […]

CAAs/ANSPs

UK controllers see busiest ever summer

September 28, 2018 0

This summer’s skies were the busiest on record, according to the UK air traffic control service NATS Just over 736,800 commercial aircraft flew in UK airspace over the course of June, July and August, 5,683 […]

Airspace

New procedures for bad weather over Alps

September 12, 2018 0

Multinational air traffic management experts working in some of the busiest, most congested airspace in Europe have come together to develop a set of cross-border procedures to deal with adverse weather conditions in the Alps […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Africa takes first steps on ATFM, CDM

September 11, 2018 0

African air navigation service providers (ANSPs) and aviation industry stakeholders have agreed to create and support an air traffic flow management (ATFM) and collaborative decision-making (CDM) initiative. During the recent CANSO Africa Conference hosted in […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Controllers demand Brussels ease cost-cutting

July 18, 2018 0

European controllers are insisting that the severe economic impact of Brussels legislation on air navigation service providers is crippling investment in both infrastructure and people. Europe’s transport chief Violeta Bulc in a joint statement with Karima Delli, […]

CAAs/ANSPs

NATS tracking Brexit's likely impact on revenues

July 9, 2018 0

Continuing uncertainty over Britain’s decision to leave the European Union could hit the revenue NATS generates from managing traffic, the business has warned. In its latest annual report, the UK air navigation service provider said that […]

CAAs/ANSPs

BULATSA opens security operations centre

July 2, 2018 0

BULATSA has opened an operations security centre co-financed by the European Commission under the Connecting Europe facility. The Bulgarian air navigation service provider said the project is unique among the projects currently being implemented with […]

CAAs/ANSPs

NATS reports significant carbon, fuel savings

June 26, 2018 0

More than 200,000 tonnes of aircraft CO2 emission were saved last year as a result of airspace management improvements, according to the latest figures released by UK air traffic service NATS. The reduction equates to […]