Airspace

Baltic FAB partners form link with Ukraine

September 13, 2017 0

PANSA, Poland’s’ air navigation service provider, and its Lithuanian counterpart ORO Navigacija have signed a memorandum of cooperation with Ukrainian air traffic agency UkSATSE. The partners said this represented a further step towards closer cooperation […]

Airspace

Russia plans 2025 free route airspace strategy

July 21, 2017 0

Russia plans to create free route airspace to optimise flight trajectories and reduce flight time by 2025, reports Izvestia. The programme features in a draft strategy to develop the air navigation system of the Russian Federation by 2030 and […]

Airspace

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 […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Italy's ENAV flight efficiency initiative delivers

May 9, 2017 0

Italy’s Free Route programme launched last December generated savings of 4 million kg of fuel and 1 million flown kilometres within just 24 days. The initiative by ENAV forms part of the air navigation service […]

Airspace

FAB CE hails cross-border Free Route study

April 24, 2017 0

A major study into the introduction of Free Route Airspace (FRA) throughout the FAB CE area (“Free Route Airspace – from the Black Forest to the Black Sea”) is being hailed as a significant work […]

Airspace

Eastern Europe continues on free route mission

April 24, 2017 0

HungaroControl and ROMATSA, the Romanian air navigation service provider, have teamed up to establish the free route concept in Bulgarian airspace. Free route airspace allows aircraft to follow defined entry points and exit points without […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Cross-border free routes focus for Austria

April 3, 2017 0

Austro Control’s efforts in cross border airspace optimisation continued during 2016 with eventual free route benefits pegged at fuel savings of up to 13,000kg and CO2 emissions by as much as 43,000kg every day. The Slovenian Austrian […]

Single European Sky

PRC outlines benefits of Free Route Airspace

March 22, 2017 0

Free Route Airspace (FRA) could be deployed through the entire Eurocontrol airspace area, giving airlines more freedom to choose the best flight plan route and the possibility of avoiding restrictions imposed by a rigid route network. In a final […]

Airspace

European free route airspace bid gets SECSI

March 10, 2017 0

World ATM Congress  Representatives from five ANSPs signed a memorandum of cooperation during the World ATM Congress in Madrid aimed towards merging the two Free Route Airspaces SAXFRA (Slovenian Austrian Cross-Border Free Route Airspace) and SEAFRA […]