Managing congested airspace, airport traffic will create $5bn market by 2025: Frost & Sullivan

Greater demand for new technologies – mainly VoIP, remote towers, predictive technologies, and automation systems – will see the global commercial ATM industry develop into … More ››

160m passengers face being grounded, €88bn lost to aviation economy as Europe struggles with serious capacity challenges up to 2040

European aviation will fail to cope with the demand for flights over the next 20 years with around 160 million passengers unable to fly by … More ››

Heathrow’s capacity woes hinder connectivity

London Heathrow is losing out to its European rivals through sheer lack of capacity needed in order to grow, according to ACI EUROPE in its latest … More ››

France is hobbling Single Sky progress: Senate

French air traffic control must learn from its mistakes and make significant efforts if it is to handle the ever-increasing levels of air traffic with … More ››

Space-based ADS-B surveillance to be safety ‘game changer’: FSF

Space-based ADS-B has the potential to significantly improve flight safety, efficiency and the health of the industry overall, according to a new report from the … More ››

Incident prompts controller risk assessment

Airservices Australia is to improve its training procedures for enroute air traffic controllers following an investigation into a loss of separation incident that occurred in … More ››

New ATM guide from enviro group ATAG

The Air Transport Action Group (ATAG) has released a new report on the future of air traffic management at the ICAO Air Navigation Conference in … More ››

Qantas call sign error led to separation loss

A preliminary report by Australian air safety investigators has revealed that the call sign label for a QantasLink Boeing 717 cleared to descend into the … More ››

Flight ops role overlooked in NextGen

NextGen architects are failing to include the vital role of airline flight operations centres in planning how US airspace will be managed in future. The … More ››

Economic woes force August US capacity cuts

Scheduled flight operations within North America will be at their lowest August level for 10 years, according to the latest statistics from flight schedule data … More ››