Category Archives: SESAR

RISE project to boost regional connectivity

NAVBLUE and its SESAR partners have completed the RISE Project (RNP Implementation Synchronised in Europe), laying the groundwork for the deployment of performance-based navigation (PBN) procedures … More ››

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DFS to head EU airspace safety project

The kick-off meeting for a new SESAR 2020 project called PROSA took place at the research centre of German air navigation service provider DFS at … More ››

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US to smooth global adoption of four-dimensional trajectory flight

Aviation authorities in the United States are to conduct their own series of four-dimensional trajectory demonstration flights building on the work of their European counterparts. Four-dimensional … More ››

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Single European Sky Awards open for entries

European transport chiefs are once again seeking ATM industry champions for nomination under the prestigious Single European Sky Award. The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport … More ››

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New round of ATM projects secure green light

A fresh series of Pilot Common Pilot (PCP) projects is to receive a €525 million boost to help modernise European airspace. The Innovation and Networks Executive … More ››

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European drone UTM pegged at €200 million

Drones may account for around a fifth of future air traffic in Europe by 2050 meaning that air traffic control agencies would be responsible for … More ››

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Budapest 2.0 demonstrates live traffic benefits

Budapest 2.0 has demonstrated the benefits of three technological innovations co-financed by SESAR, the organisation charting the direction of air traffic management technology for Europe. … More ››

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EU funding accelerates UK airspace overhaul

NATS, the UK’s Air Navigation Service Provider and INEA, the European Commission Innovation and Networks Executive Agency, today signed grant agreements totalling €26 million of … More ››

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France prepares for ERATO at Bordeaux ACC

DSNA, France’s air navigation service provider, is carrying out an in-depth modernisation of its en-route air traffic management system to cope with the increase of … More ››

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Airbus outlines SESAR 2020 i4D concept

Airbus is helping make the skies more efficient and reduce the aviation sector’s environmental footprint through its participation in developing the initial 4D (i4D) concept … More ››

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