Airspace

Ash cloud heads towards German airspace

May 25, 2011 0

The Icelandic ash cloud causing chaos for air travellers was Wednesday set to blow from Britain towards Germany, forcing airports in the north of the country to close. Around 500 flights were grounded Tuesday as […]

Meteorology

Vaisala Wins WMO Radiosonde Intercomparison

May 19, 2011 0

Vaisala Radiosonde RS92 became the world´s top radiosonde when it was ranked number one in the 8th World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Intercomparison of Radiosonde Systems. The WMO published their final report on the measurement results […]

Meteorology

New ATC system for Kandahar

April 2, 2010 0

April 2: NATO began using a new air traffic control (ATC) system at Kandahar Airport in Afghanistan on March 30, now considered to be the world’s busiest single runway airport. Administered by NATO’s Consultation, Command […]