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 […]

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 […]


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 […]


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 […]