Innovation

Weather Eye

November 1, 2018 0

John Croft reports on how FAA weather researchers are working to put more smarts in weather cameras to give pilots in remote areas a better way to establish visibility at airports and en route waypoints. […]

SESAR

Digitalising Europe’s aviation infrastructure

October 18, 2018 0

This paper was prepared by the SESAR JU within the context of European ATM Master Plan 2018 update campaign in order to prompt discussions among European aviation stakeholders on the digital transformation of the sector. […]

Features

RESILIENCE: Business As Usual?

October 4, 2018 0

As the ATM industry deploys ever more complex technologies and becomes progressively more integrated, how does it develop the necessary resilience to guarantee ATM safety? Frequentis’ Hannu Juurakko shares his views on the current situation […]

Communications

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 […]

Single European Sky

European ATC moots common digital backbone

October 1, 2018 0

The A6 Alliance of air navigation service providers and Eurocontrol have launched a joint initiative to establish a “digital backbone” to underpin the Europe-wide systems and technology developments supporting the move towards a Single European […]

Airports

Frequentis predicts a converged UTM/ATM

September 28, 2018 0

The primary concern with integrating unmanned traffic management (UTM) and air traffic management (ATM) is safety and ensuring manned aviation, as well as people and property on the ground are not negatively affected. The key […]

Innovation

Colorado’s remote tower project gets underway 

September 18, 2018 0

Camera masts have now been successfully installed at the official US test facility at Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport where a remote air traffic control system is being developed, writes Aimée Turner in the latest issue of Air […]