Innovation

Europe to develop standards for game-changing AI

June 18, 2019 0

Europe is to forge ahead and develop standards to embed Artificial Intelligence (AI) in to future ATC operations and also pave the way for single pilot operations, writes Aimée Turner. AI is a new domain […]

Airspace

NLR integrates SkyGuardian into European ATM 

June 18, 2019 0

The Netherlands Research Laboratory (NLR) has helped General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA‑ASI) conduct a simulated flight demonstration of a MQ-9B SkyGuardian RPA to demonstrate how it could operate in a busy airport just like a manned aircraft. […]

Innovation

EmbraerX, Atech, Harris team on urban air mobility

June 3, 2019 0

Embraer’s disruptive business subsidiary EmbraerX is championing the development of a truly collaborative ecosystem which enables people to imagine a world where electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles (eVTOL) will be part of daily life. […]

Innovation

Airbus, RATP to explore future air taxi integration

May 16, 2019 0

The chiefs of both Airbus and RATP, the Parisian public transport operator, have agreed on a partnership to explore the feasibility of urban air mobility services in the Île-de-France region. This project aims to provide […]

Airports

Indra, Avinor advance multiple remote tower ops

May 16, 2019 0

Spain’s Indra has successfully validated multiple remote tower operations with Norwegian air navigation service provider (ANSP) Avinor, demonstrating the possibility of managing multiple airports from one single integrated screen. During two weeks, four air traffic […]

Airports

Indra, HungaroControl pioneer surface operations

May 8, 2019 0

Representatives from 13 countries saw live demonstrations of pioneering solutions to guide and control aircraft ground movements (A-SMGCS), at a recent open day hosted by Indra and HungaroControl following validation of the SESAR 2020 Integrated […]

Airports

McLaren, Deloitte partner with Avinor on research

May 8, 2019 0

McLaren and Deloitte have announced a new research collaboration with Norway’s Avinor, with the first output for the collaboration aimed at operational solutions for SESAR’s (Single European Sky ATM Research) Airport Operating Plan (AOP) concept. […]

Airports

NAV CANADA to install time-based spacing system at Toronto 

May 3, 2019 0

Intelligent Approach, the innovative air traffic control system that dynamically separates arriving aircraft by time instead of distance, is being installed at the Toronto Area Control Centre to help improve flight punctuality at Canada’s busiest […]