CAAs/ANSPs

NATS invests in advanced new radar facility

September 29, 2020 0

Air traffic service provider, NATS is investing in a new advanced radar to replace its facility at Lowther Hill. The new radar has enhanced capabilities that will allow it to mitigate against the interference caused […]

CAAs/ANSPs

100 years of air traffic control towers

February 25, 2020 0

The world’s first air traffic control tower was commissioned by the UK government 100 years ago today in a move that helped usher in the age of mass air travel. The tower was built at […]

Airplane contrails
Airspace

Trajectory-based operations are one step closer

January 30, 2020 0

Trajectory-based operations or TBO, will allow Air Traffic Management systems to know, and if required, to modify planned and actual trajectory of a flight before or during its operation. This accomplished is via accurate information that is […]