Training and Simulation

FABEC adds value through common ab initio training

November 26, 2019 0

The four controller training academies of DFS (Germany), ENAC (France), LVNL (Netherlands) and skyguide (Switzerland) have upgraded the FABEC ATCO Basic Training V3.0 curriculum by coordinating uniform training materials, reference documents and examination processes. After […]

Training and Simulation

PANSA completes extensive UTM system workforce training

November 14, 2019 0

The Polish Air Navigation Services Agency (PANSA) has finished the series of its UTM system TTT (Train-the-Trainer) trainings for controllers and flight information service officers at 15 towers and 5 FIS sectors all over the […]


Global ATS joins Quadrant Group

October 23, 2019 0

Global ATS (GATS) has been acquired by the UK-based specialist aviation simulation and training business Quadrant Group. The acquisition of GATS enables Quadrant to strengthen its position in Air Traffic Control (ATC) simulation and training […]

Training and Simulation

Airways New Zealand’s simulation technology bound for Malaysia

October 22, 2019 0

Airways International is teaming up with International Aeradio to provide a turnkey tower simulator solution based on its TotalControl simulation technology for air traffic control training at Malaysia’s Mukah Airport. Airways will provide IAL – […]

Training and Simulation

FABEC plans ATM training seminar for digital generation

October 1, 2019 0

The biennial FABEC Training Seminar will take place at the DFS Academy in Langen, Germany on 29-30 October and will set out to explore opportunities provided by digital technology in the training environment. The agenda […]

Training and Simulation

ENAIRE, ICAO team on unique ANS manager programme

September 30, 2019 0

Spain’s ENAIRE and the ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the 40th ICAO General Assembly, to jointly develop a professional programme in air navigation services management – the only […]


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 […]


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 […]