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Pathfinding

July 12, 2019 0

New Zealand’s New Southern Sky programme is already delivering benefits as it moves to crucial third stage. As the New Southern Sky (NSS) programme moves to its third and final stage, the benefits of the […]

Navigation

GSA, SESAR DM sign MoU on European GNSS 

March 18, 2019 0

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) and the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on future cooperation to modernise European Air Traffic Management by leveraging Galileo and EGNOS systems. Both EGNOS and […]

Airports

Heathrow consults public over airport expansion strategy

January 8, 2019 0

London Heathrow has launched an airspace and future operations consultation effort aimed at optimising the existing two runways as part of the proposed expansion of the major European hub. Heathrow Airport’s planning conditions allow a […]

Airspace

GCAA to complete Middle East airspace overhaul

October 19, 2017 0

The General Civil Aviation Authority, GCAA, will implement one of the largest airspace changes the region has ever seen on December 7. Specifically, the date will signal the completion of the UAE Airspace Restructuring Project, […]

Avionics

United States' FAA outlines PBN-centric vision

October 6, 2016 0

US aviation authorities have outlined the direction the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is headed in an effort to make its airspace system PBN-centric and reduce dependence on legacy navigational infrastructure. By 2030, the US wants […]

Airlines

Cyprus showcases SESAR PBN benefits

June 13, 2016 0

The SESAR JU RISE project continues to prove the benefits of performance-based navigation (PBN) in Cyprus over the past two months. Since February, more than 30 flight trials have been conducted in Larnaca, with 20 […]