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FABEC states assumes operational status

October 26, 2011 0

FABEC has initiated the formal change from project status to operational status following its first provisional Council meeting held on October 19. By building up the structures almost one and half years before the formal […]


CANSO hits back at critics of European ANSP performance

October 12, 2011 0

CANSO, the civil air navigation services organisation has hit back at criticism that European ANSPs are performing badly following the publication of the recent independent Performance Review Body (PRB) report. CANSO Director General Graham Lake […]


Air traffic management improvement off course: IATA

October 10, 2011 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is warning that states are falling behind in their commitments to improve Europe’s notoriously inefficient air traffic management. According to the latest independent Performance Review Body (PRB) report and […]

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FABEC traffic increase slows down

September 27, 2011 0

In the last three months, the rise in air traffic has slowed down considerably in large parts of FABEC airspace, following a European trend. Based on the data provided by Eurocontrol, FABEC recorded in May […]

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Single European Sky II will falter without EC leadership: EESC

September 23, 2011 0

Europe´s air traffic management system risks falling behind in the global market, undermining the competitive future of its aviation industry, warned the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). The Single European Sky (SES) II package […]


Frequentis wins ground-breaking FABEC N-VCS contract

September 6, 2011 0

Frequentis has won the contract to supply the new N-VCS voice communication system for the FABEC programme. DSNA (the French air navigation service provider) and EUROCONTROL´s Maastricht Upper AreaControl Centre (UAC) have entrusted Frequentis with […]

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Eurocontrol receives green light as Network Manager

September 2, 2011 0

Eurocontrol has just received the official go ahead to take on the new role of Network Manager for which it was nominated by the European Commission in July. Eurocontrol had to seek formal approval of […]