RESILIENCE: Loud & Clear?

October 4, 2018 0

Paul Ravenhill discusses what needs to be in place in an effort to develop resilient communications for a digital future ATM appears to be on the cusp of a bright new digital future. A digital […]

Thought Leadership

Breaking Out Of The Blame Cycle

September 10, 2018 2

There is no doubt that we’ve just emerged from a very challenging summer, writes Martin Rolfe, the chief executive of UK provider NATS, in the latest issue of Air Traffic Management magazine. Across Europe, traffic […]


Master Architect

August 7, 2018 0

European lawmakers are mulling a European Upper Flight Information Region or EUIR to support their ultimate vision of a trans-European motorway in the sky. The SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU) has been tasked by the European […]


IAA extends Shannon FRA into lower airspace

November 2, 2017 0

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) has successfully introduced the extension of Shannon’s Free Route Airspace (FRA) into Shannon’s lower airspace. This builds on the success of FRA, which has been operational since 2009 in the […]


North European Free Route Airspace established

May 25, 2017 0

The north European Free Route Airspace programme NEFRA today celebrates its successful completion. The programme launched in 2013 when six north European pledged to establish seamless cross border Free Route operations between Danish/Swedish and North European […]


Free Route Airspace expands into North Atlantic

March 2, 2017 0

Aircraft operators can fly their preferred trajectories within the Bodø Oceanic FIR, where the Norwegian air navigation services provider Avinor is responsible for air traffic management. The implementation of Free Route Airspace (FRA) over large […]


Avinor implements major ATM system upgrade

February 7, 2017 0

Avinor, the Norwegian air navigation service provider, has successfully upgraded its ATM system. The massive enhancement was accomplished on the Sunday night of January 29, and marks an important milestone towards seamless Free Route operations […]