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Cooper tapped to lead Nav Canada ANS technology

May 13, 2019 0

Mark Cooper is to head Nav Canada’s engineering and technical operations groups as senior vice president, air navigation systems (ANS) technology. Currently the lead partner for aviation technology with Deloitte, Cooper joins NAV CANADA with […]

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NATS’ Astill to guide new Aireon ATFM business

March 7, 2019 0

Aireon has tapped a senior executive from the UK provider NATS for strategic support and expertise to develop its new Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) services line of business. NATS’ Jonathan Astill will act as […]

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LVNL chief assumes FABEC leadership role

February 19, 2019 0

Michiel van Dorst has taken over the leadership of FABEC from Belgium’s Johan Decuyper who held this position for the last year. Van Dorst, chief executive of LVNL, thanked Decuyper for the focus he had […]

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LAANC architect Merkle tapped for US drone tsar role

December 10, 2018 0

Jay Merkle, deputy vice president for the FAA Air Traffic Organization’s Program Management Office, has become the new head of drone integration for the US aviation agency. Reporting to FAA associate administrator for aviation safety […]

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Airbus, Cranfield select landing systems expert

October 18, 2018 0

Cranfield University has appointed Martin Skote as Airbus professor of landing systems engineering. He joins the University from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Modern aircraft design has led to lighter fuselage and wings, as well as […]