Airlines

EU leadership must implement long-delayed Single Sky: A4E

December 13, 2019 0

A4E airline chiefs laid out their most pressing priorities for the new Commission mandate including urgent reform of Europe’s outdated air traffic management system ata recent meeting with new EU transport commissioner Adina-Iona Vălean. In […]

Airlines

Thales’ PureFlyt to harness fused onboard, open-world data

December 10, 2019 0

Thales has unveiled PureFlyt, the Flight Management System (FMS) of the future, specifically designed to efficiently manage aircraft in a connected aerospace ecosystem and in increasingly crowded skies. Combining extensive knowledge of avionics, connectivity, air […]

Operations

Cross border AMAN arrivals go live at London Gatwick 

December 10, 2019 0

An innovative cross border arrival management system known as XMAN has gone into operation at Gatwick following a successful SESAR trial run by NATS and its partners across Europe. XMAN’s success relies on the sharing […]

Corporate

National performance plan rejected by UK provider

December 10, 2019 1

British air navigation service provider NATS has rejected its national regulator’s five-year plan, insisting that it is not in the best interests of the United Kingdom, the travelling public or the business. NATS is subject […]

Events

Get Ready For SESAR Innovation Days 2019

October 17, 2019 0

Registration for this year’s SESAR Innovation Days is now open. Hosted by the National Centre of Scientific Research (NCSR) ‘Demokritos’ in Athens, Greece, this year’s SIDs will take place from 2 to 5 December and […]

NextGen

The Last Mile

October 1, 2019 1

John Croft salutes the US landmark ADS-B programme where the government got it right When most of America is raising a toast to the New Year at the stroke of midnight on December 31 2019, […]

SESAR

NATS takes further step towards SESAR deployment

October 1, 2019 0

UK provider NATS has completed the development of four major components of the next generation air traffic control system, with the help of funding from the European Commission’s Connecting Europe Facility (CEF). The four projects, […]