Carbon tax touted as Single European Sky finance source

January 5, 2012 0

The money raised by Europe’s controversial carbon trading scheme could soon be spent on overhauling its outdated air traffic system, writes Aimee Turner. Under plans to tackle climate change, airlines touching down or taking off […]


Booz Allen/Volpe to advance NextGen environmental system

December 8, 2011 0

Booz Allen Hamilton announced it has been awarded a competitive $9.7 million task order to support the U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center) in the […]


FAA on hunt for space-based ADS-B services

December 2, 2011 0

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is seeking potential suppliers of a space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) service for remote mountainous areas in the US and oceanic regions. The system would augment the FAA´s domestic […]


Europe must remove obstacles to progress: CANSO

November 28, 2011 0

CANSO, the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation, has called on European Member States to provide political leadership and address the key issues delaying progress towards achieving a Single European Sky (SES). CANSO Member European Air […]