CAAs/ANSPs

​Avinor to invest in ATM upgrade

March 31, 2016 0

Norway’s Avinor is to invest in an upgrade of its existing ATM system, and enter the iTEC alliance in collaboration with NATS Avinor’s existing technical platform was developed in the early 1990’s and, as with […]

Corporate

WATM: iTEC membership to grow

March 8, 2016 0

World ATM Congress, Madrid Air navigation service providers AVINOR (Norway), Oro Navigacija (Lithuania) and PANSA (Poland) all intend to join the European iTEC alliance. Sign up for the free Air Traffic Management app The three […]

CAAs/ANSPs

UK-Ireland FAB completes dynamic sector trial

February 26, 2016 0

The UK-Ireland Functional Airspace Block (FAB) has successfully concluded a trial of the SESAR concept of dynamic sectorisation – the tactical switching of air traffic services between providers, proving a key concept for the next […]

CAAs/ANSPs

iTEC goes live at NATS' Prestwick centre

February 23, 2016 0

A new technology platform that will transform air traffic management in the UK has successfully entered service at NATS’ Prestwick Control Centre. The system – called iTEC – is the next generation of air traffic […]

Contracts

Eurocontrol, Indra overhaul flight plan system

December 11, 2015 0

Eurocontrol’s Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) and Indra have  completely overhauled flight data processing systems with virtualised infrastructure. In 2008, MUAC and Indra deployed an advanced flight data processing system, the first to harness […]

CAAs/ANSPs

WATM: iTEC partners embark on SESAR workstation revolution

March 13, 2015 0

A European industrial partnership is to pioneer the development of the powerful tools that controllers will soon need at their fingertips. Executive members of the iTEC (interoperability Through European Collaboration) project signed a formal agreement […]

Features

Paradigm Shift

December 15, 2014 0

NATS plans to replace its ageing flight data processing technology with a highly advanced tool called  iTEC-EFDP which is being developed by Spain’s Indra for the iTEC consortium. Led by NATS, together with its industry […]

CAAs/ANSPs

NATS, Indra to deploy iTEC at Prestwick

September 18, 2014 0

NATS has commissioned Indra to support the deployment of the iTEC system in Prestwick Center Upper Airspace to enable SESAR’s trajectory-based concept of operation to be introduced in the UK. Prestwick is one of the […]

CAAs/ANSPs

WATM: Major European collaboration grows

March 11, 2014 0

The iTEC (interoperability Through European Collaboration) project to develop a next-generation flight data processing system is to be extended further to include the Controller Working Position (CWP). The Controller Working Position is a crucial element […]

CAAs/ANSPs

WATM: Major European links grow

March 4, 2014 0

The iTEC (interoperability Through European Collaboration) project to develop a next-generation flight data processing system is to be extended further to include the Controller Working Position (CWP). The Controller Working Position is a crucial element […]