Eurocontrol, GCAA sign flight plan data pact

October 5, 2015 0

The General Civil Aviation Authority of the UAE (GCAA)and Eurocontrol have signed today an agreement enhancing cooperation between the two organisations in the key area of exchange of flight data. The Cooperation Agreement covers exchange […]


Hong Kong to trial ProSky ATFM solution

September 30, 2013 0

The Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department (CAD) has signed a contract with Airbus ProSky for a trial of their Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) solution, Harmony for air navigation service providers (ANSP). The trial’s objectives […]


ICAO drafts ATFM rulebook for 2013 release

April 23, 2012 0

UN aviation agency ICAO is drafting the first ever global rulebook governing Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM). ATFM helps ensure optimum air traffic flow for airports or airspace during periods  where demand exceeds, or is […]


Trial shows ATFM cherry-picking benefits operators

September 7, 2011 0

A trial led by AUSTRO CONTROL and EUROCONTROL proved that a local cherry-picking method applied at Vienna’s airport can reduce arrival delays and could resolve short-term congestion at other European airports with similar traffic demand […]