Innovation

NATS eyes demand/capacity benefits of SYSMAN tool

October 15, 2019 0

UK provider NATS has started testing a new systemised airspace management tool (SYSMAN) and examining how it interacts with queue management systems especially Arrival Manager (AMAN), and Airport Demand Capacity Balancing (Airport-DCB). It is one […]

Communications

SITAONAIR team with CAAS on world’s first space-based VHF

September 27, 2019 0

SITAONAIR and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore the potential for a world-first space-based Very High Frequency (VHF) solution. The space-based VHF voice service, which would […]

Airports

Snow Patrol

September 16, 2019 0

Advanced automation technology has now been tested for the first time at Sweden’s Örnsköldsvik Airport. The AVAP (Autonomous Vehicles for AirPorts) research project is a unique collaboration project that aims to demonstrate how vehicle automation […]

Innovation

Swiss deploy drone flight information management system

August 13, 2019 0

skyguide, the Swiss air navigation service provider, and the drone airspace intelligence platform provider AirMap,  in partnership with the Swiss Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA), have deployed the Swiss U-space flight information management system […]

Innovation

SESAR partners close in on 4DTM for single integrated view

July 25, 2019 0

SESAR’s four dimensional trajectory management project members Indra, Leonardo and Thales have conducted the first formal exercise to enable control centres across Europe to share complete information about air operations in real time. The ultimate […]