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Austro Control chief Hackl takes reins of FAB CE

July 8, 2019 0

Valerie Hackl has become the new chairperson of FAB CE CEO Committee. This will be the first time Hackl has assumed the role, since becoming managing director of Austro Control at the beginning of this […]

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Europe’s controllers offer views on kick-starting Single Sky

June 28, 2019 0

European air traffic controllers have proposed a list of actions to remedy the lacklustre performance of the Single European Sky programme. International Federation of Air Traffic Controllers’ Associations (IFATCA) with the collaboration of the UK’s GATCO […]

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Good Tidings?

June 18, 2019 0

Will the report of the Wise Persons Group on the future of the Single European Sky herald a much needed revolution for the industry, asks Paul Ravenhill? The Wise Persons Group (WPG) report published in […]

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A6 Alliance sets out its position on WPG report

June 10, 2019 0

The A6 Alliance which manages more than 80 per cent of Europe’s air traffic has formally voiced its concerns about a proposed infrastructure manager, indicating rising tension on the subject of structural re-organisation and demise of […]

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EASA, Eurocontrol forge closer partnership on compliance

June 6, 2019 1

EASA and Eurocontrol have agreed to cooperate more closely to provide Eurocontrol technical standards to support implementation of EU regulatory requirements. Eurocontrol has been providing standards in support of Single European Sky for many years […]

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Fragmentation challenge more complex than originally thought

June 3, 2019 0

Smaller air navigation service providers (ANSPs) can raise performance by merging airspace although there comes a point where diminishing returns soon occur, according to an analysis of functional airspace block (FAB) performance by university academics […]