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 […]

Single European Sky

Austro Control chief Hackl takes reins of FAB CE

July 8, 2019 0

Valerie Hackl has become the new chairperson of FAB CE CEO Committee. This will be the first time Hackl has assumed the role, since becoming managing director of Austro Control at the beginning of this […]

Avionics

uAvionix secures tailBeacon TSO approval from FAA

July 8, 2019 0

uAvionix has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Technical Standard Order (TSO) approval for its tailBeacon integrated rear position light ADS-B OUT solution. The FAA has mandated ADS-B Out equipage for flights after January 1, 2020, […]

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 […]

Single European Sky

Europe’s controllers offer views on kick-starting Single Sky

June 28, 2019 0

European air traffic controllers have proposed a list of actions to remedy the lacklustre performance of the Single European Sky programme. International Federation of Air Traffic Controllers’ Associations (IFATCA) with the collaboration of the UK’s GATCO […]