SESAR launches U-Space exploratory projects

October 3, 2017 0

The SESAR Joint Undertaking (JU) has launched a series of projects as steps towards realising the European Commission’s U-space vision for ensuring safe and secure access to airspace for drones. A total of €9 million is earmarked […]


DFS support tool offers airspace capacity boost

September 13, 2017 0

German air navigation service provider DFS and software business GLVI (Gesellschaft für Luftverkehrsinformatik) have developed a high performance system to assist air traffic controllers in monitoring flight paths. During large-scale simulations, air traffic controllers were […]


Track accuracy boost for Frankfurt departures

July 27, 2017 0

DFS, Lufthansa and Fraport are launching a new precision navigation system for a departure procedure With RNP-1 and radius-to-fix, the partners are elevating precision navigation in air traffic to a new quality level – unrivalled […]


BULATSA seeks SESAR deployment support

July 24, 2017 0

Bulgaria’s BULATSA has launched a call for expression of interest for consultancy expertise to advise on Single European Sky technology deployment. This call for expression of interest is part of a process aimed at establishing […]


European ATM overhaul effort stepped up

June 16, 2017 0

The European Commission (EC) has mandated SESAR Deployment Manager (SESAR DM), and SESAR Joint Undertaking (SESAR JU) respectively, to review progress in modernising European air traffic management, and to prepare for the next wave of […]


Holzbauer re-elected to EUROCAE council

June 7, 2017 0

Frequentis ATM professional Michael Holzbauer has been re-elected as a Council member at the EUROCAE General Assembly. EUROCAE, the European Organisation for Civil Aviation Equipment, is an association with members consisting of the leading European suppliers […]


US aerospace chiefs set out spin-off principles

June 7, 2017 0

US industry chiefs have laid out a set of principles to guide President Trump’s mission to corporatise the nation’s air traffic control in a bid to ensure long-term stability of ATC operations and the future of NextGen […]


Spain launches overhaul of ATC infrastructure

May 11, 2017 0

Spain has launched its Air Navigation Plan 2017-2020 which outlines how its air navigation service provider ENAIRE will address both air traffic growth and Spain’s commitment to the Single European Sky. According to current forecasts, Spain’s […]


April launch for FABCE ATFM capacity measures

April 26, 2017 0

Airlines and other airspace users will soon benefit from safer and more on-time performance with the introduction of short term air traffic flow capacity management measures (STAM) throughout FAB CE airspace. “We expect improvements in safety […]