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Saudi’s GACA, FAA to train, boost operations

The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of the United States have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to … More ››

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Eurocontrol chooses Thales to strengthen cyber security and digitalisation of air traffic services

Eurocontrol has awarded Thales two contracts to strengthen the cyber security of its information systems and, in partnership with Cegeka, a Belgian company specialising in … More ››

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Entry Point North, SAAB Digital Air Traffic Solutions agree on strategic partnership

WATM2018 Entry Point North, one of the largest global ATS academies, and SAAB Digital Air Traffic Solutions have signed a letter of intent for the formation … More ››

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Audit launched on FAA weather and aircraft surveillance radar replacement programme

The US aviation watchdog is to launch an audit into the Federal Aviation Administration’s SENSR programme. The Spectrum Efficient National Surveillance Radar (SENSR) programme is … More ››

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Air Partner acquires SafeSkys for £3 million

Air Partner’s consulting and training division has acquired air traffic control services business SafeSkys for £3 million. The acquisition has been funded from Air Partner’s existing … More ››

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Groupe ADP, DSNA-S team on drone detection

Groupe ADP and DSNA Services are developing a drone detection system for deployment at airports and other sensitive sites. Paris airport operator Groupe ADP has teamed with DSNA … More ››

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ICAO, ACI to collaborate on airport training

ICAO and Airports Council International (ACI) have formalised a new agreement supporting their agencies’ future cooperation on airport training. ICAO secretary general Dr Fang Liu … More ››

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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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CANSO Africa members sign safety declaration

Air navigation service providers across Africa have committed to a joint initiative to improve aviation safety across the continent. Members of CANSO – the Civil … More ››

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Ghana mulls decoupling ANS functions

Ghana’s transport ministry has begun looking at the possibility of decoupling the regulatory and air navigational service functions of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) … More ››

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