Stability Pact

March 22, 2018 0

Experts from six European Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs) are seeking new solutions in a bid to tackle volatility in ATM. BALTIC FAB, BLUE MED FAB, DANUBE FAB, FABCE, FABEC and the SW FAB together with […]


ICAO endorses space-based ADS-B surveillance

March 16, 2018 0

WATM2018 New space-based automatic dependent surveillance – broadcast (ADS-B) technology should eventually serve as a truly global aircraft positioning solution, redefining how seamless, modern ATM will function and delivering important efficiency and emissions-reduction advantages, according to […]


Italy's IDS, Aireon to explore ATFM integration

March 13, 2018 1

WATM2018 IDS Ingegneria Dei Sistemi, the independent Italian engineering and systems technology house is to explore how Aireon’s space-based ADS-B air traffic surveillance data can be integrated into its air traffic flow management product suite. The […]


FAB CE mulls dynamic ATM procedures

February 19, 2018 0

FAB CE technical experts have now published their interim report into the introduction of Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR) procedures to handle peak time traffic loads with reduced delays. During times of peak demand, […]


Metron wins Singapore ATFM system contract  

January 30, 2018 0

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has awarded Metron Aviation, a subsidiary of Airbus, an Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) system contract. Metron will be responsible for the design, supply, delivery, installation, integration, testing […]


EASA publishes easy access ATM/ANS rules

November 27, 2017 0

Europe’s aviation safety agency EASA has now published the Easy Access Rules for Air Traffic Management/Air Navigation Services. These consolidated, up-to-date rules are displayed in an easy-to-read format with advanced navigation features through links and bookmarks […]


ICAO chief urges cooperation on ATFM

November 23, 2017 0

An international aviation chief has urged the industry to become more open to sharing flight data in support of new Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) approaches. Speaking at a global ATFM symposium in Singapore ICAO […]


Traffic, volatility levels test FABEC capacity

September 21, 2017 0

Unexpected high traffic growth and high traffic volatility means FABEC member air navigation service providers (ANSP) will most probably fail to reach the capacity target for 2017. While FABEC  improved their operational performance in the first […]