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 […]

Innovation

France’s DSNA pioneers SWIM weather integration services

July 12, 2019 0

France’s DSNA is introducing an innovative service with more sophisticated real-time weather prediction models to support pre-tactical and tactical phases in operations. Three French area control centres (ACCs) in Bordeaux, Marseille and Reims have been […]

Innovation

Eurocontrol, ANS-CR, Thales work to reduce controller workload

July 5, 2019 0

Eurocontrol, Air Navigation Services of the Czech Republic (ANS CR) and Thales have conducted a real time simulation to demonstrate how controller workload could be reduced by adapting the working method for early conflict resolution. The adapted working […]

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. […]