Airspace

Technology, network approach keys to seamless airspace

April 10, 2019 0

CANSO – the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation – has laid out the steps that all stakeholders in air traffic management need to take towards achieving seamless airspace. Air navigation services providers (ANSP) and states […]

People

NATS’ Astill to guide new Aireon ATFM business

March 7, 2019 0

Aireon has tapped a senior executive from the UK provider NATS for strategic support and expertise to develop its new Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) services line of business. NATS’ Jonathan Astill will act as […]

Contracts

Metron secures ATFM contract from Airservices Australia

January 30, 2019 0

Airservices Australia has awarded Metron Aviation a contract for the development of software that implements the Airservices Long Range Air Traffic Flow Management (LR-ATFM) concept of operations. Under the LR-ATFM concept, long range international flights […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Africa takes first steps on ATFM, CDM

September 11, 2018 0

African air navigation service providers (ANSPs) and aviation industry stakeholders have agreed to create and support an air traffic flow management (ATFM) and collaborative decision-making (CDM) initiative. During the recent CANSO Africa Conference hosted in […]

News

Capacity becomes first casualty of cost control

July 11, 2018 0

European air traffic control is managing to achieve greater cost effectiveness but at the expense of higher delays, according to a new benchmarking report. The Eurocontrol Performance Review Commission’s (PRC) latest ATM Cost-Effectiveness (ACE) Benchmarking […]