People

Pile tapped to head Micro Nav as managing director

July 8, 2019 0

Greg Pile has been appointed managing director of Micro Nav, succeeding Stephen Williams who has been appointed chief executive of parent company Quadrant Group. Williams has been managing director of Micro Nav since 2014 and […]

Innovation

Eurocontrol, ANS CR, Thales work to reduce controller workload

July 5, 2019 0

Eurocontrol, Air Navigation Services of the Czech Republic (ANS CR) and Thales have conducted a real time simulation to demonstrate how controller workload could be reduced by adapting the working method for early conflict resolution. The adapted working […]

Training and Simulation

Airways New Zealand simulates Lebanon skies

June 26, 2019 0

Airways New Zealand and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) of Lebanon have officially opened an advanced air traffic control (ATC) simulation facility – future-proofing ATC training in Lebanon for decades to come. Airways International, the […]

Communications

Rohde & Schwarz equips Czech ATC with VCS sim systems

June 26, 2019 0

ANS CR will replace its existing VCS simulator and training systems with new state-of-the-art systems from Rohde & Schwarz. The phased implementation will start in July, with the last phase to be completed in 2025. […]

Training and Simulation

Integra Norway receives ATC training certification 

June 20, 2019 0

Norway’s Integra Aviation Academy (IAAN) can now offer initial training for air traffic controllers as well as training of instructors and assessors. The certification was awarded by the Norwegian Civil Aviation Authority under European rules […]

Corporate

Airways, Leidos eye joint SkyLine-X commercial opportunities

March 26, 2019 0

Air navigation services provider Airways New Zealand and global science and technology provider Leidos have agreed to work closely together on future air traffic management (ATM) opportunities under an agreement recently signed in Washington. The […]

Training and Simulation

NextGear to meet growing training needs of GroupEAD

March 23, 2019 0

Aeronautical Information Management (AIM) and navigation service provider GroupEAD has chosen NextGear for its integrated training management system (ITMS) at its training academy. ITMS offers a wide range of features for the academy and its […]

Contracts

Qatar selects Micro Nav for flagship tower sim contract

February 26, 2019 0

Qatar Civil Aviation Authority (QCAA) has contracted Micro Nav to design, deliver and commission a 360 degree 3D Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower simulator for Hamad International Airport. The contract will also feature a technical […]

Military ATC

Adacel to support US Army ETOS simulators

February 13, 2019 0

Simulator training expert Adacel Systems has secured a subcontract from Lockheed Martin Corporation Rotary Mission Systems to support the US Army Training Aids, Devices, Simulators and Simulations (TADSS) Maintenance Program (ATMP). Under subcontract to Lockheed […]