NextGen

Cloud Watching

November 1, 2018 0

Dave Hughes reports how the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is connecting SWIM to the Cloud The FAA is sending its System Wide Information Management (SWIM) flight, aeronautical and weather data to the cloud via […]

Features

RESILIENCE: Business As Usual?

October 4, 2018 0

As the ATM industry deploys ever more complex technologies and becomes progressively more integrated, how does it develop the necessary resilience to guarantee ATM safety? Frequentis’ Hannu Juurakko shares his views on the current situation […]

Communications

RESILIENCE: Loud & Clear?

October 4, 2018 0

Paul Ravenhill discusses what needs to be in place in an effort to develop resilient communications for a digital future ATM appears to be on the cusp of a bright new digital future. A digital […]

Single European Sky

European ATC moots common digital backbone

October 1, 2018 0

The A6 Alliance of air navigation service providers and Eurocontrol have launched a joint initiative to establish a “digital backbone” to underpin the Europe-wide systems and technology developments supporting the move towards a Single European […]

Airports

Frequentis predicts a converged UTM/ATM

September 28, 2018 0

The primary concern with integrating unmanned traffic management (UTM) and air traffic management (ATM) is safety and ensuring manned aviation, as well as people and property on the ground are not negatively affected. The key […]

Operations

Eurocontrol future-proofs network operations

June 4, 2018 0

Eurocontrol has signed an essential contract for flight, flow and airspace applications. The Brussels-based organisation said it recognised that it needed to move away from legacy Waterfall development, the traditional sequential eight-step design process (conception, […]

News

AZANS first ex-Soviet state to complete AIM

May 14, 2018 0

Azerbaijan’s Azeraeronavigation (AZANS) has completed the process of introducing an integrated aeronautical information management system – the first to be introduced in post-Soviet countries. The new system reflects the System Wide Information Management (SWIM) concept […]

Communications

Eurocontrol selects BT for NewPENS network

April 18, 2018 0

Eurocontrol together with 41 industry partners – primarily air navigation service providers (ANSPs) – have launched a new contract with BT for the provision and management of a secure and highly resilient New Pan-European Network […]