Training and Simulation

EPN, Belgocontrol join forces on training

March 8, 2018 0

WATM2018 ATS academy Entry Point North and the Belgian ANSP Belgocontrol, have signed a long-term agreement to provide Belgocontrol with high quality training through the newly established joint venture Entry Point North Belgium. To organise these […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Jamaica’s new Thales ATM system goes live

March 8, 2018 0

WATM2018 The Jamaican Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA) has taken delivery of the advanced ATM systems developed by Thales as part of their efforts to modernize airspace management services across the paradise isle. Six sites have been […]

Airports

ADB SAFEGATE equips Hamburg apron

March 8, 2018 0

WATM2018 Germany’s fifth largest airport is to introduce Europe’s first-ever Follow the Greens operations where individually controlled green lights guide the pilots safely towards the runway or parking positions. Airport operator Flughafen Hamburg is renovating Apron […]

UAS/Drones

Frequentis partners with Altitude Angel for safe drone integration

March 7, 2018 0

WATM2018 ATM communication, automation and information solutions business Frequentis and Altitude Angel, the pioneering drone management platform and airspace integration start-up, have entered into a strategic partnership to provide solutions that will allow Unmanned Aerial Vehicles […]

CAAs/ANSPs

Ireland strengthens work with Montenegro

March 7, 2018 0

WATM2018 The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) and the Civil Aviation Agency of Montenegro have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) at the World ATM (Air Traffic Management) Congress. The MoU aims to strengthen cooperation in the […]

News

Belgocontrol taps Egis on strategic change

March 7, 2018 0

WATM2018 Belgium’s Belgocontrol has awarded an Egis consortium a multi-lot framework contract to support its strategic, operational and technical transformation over the next three years. Belgocontrol selected Egis because of their wide range of skills, including […]

Corporate

Hensoldt, Raytheon to deliver enhanced radar

March 7, 2018 0

WATM2018 Hensoldt and Raytheon are to jointly develop and market new air traffic control radar to provide commercial airports a fully integrated air surveillance radar to enhance air traffic safety and efficiency. Their cooperation will create […]

Corporate

Britain's NATS signs agreement with Italy's IDS  

March 7, 2018 0

WATM2018 The air traffic services provider, NATS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the aviation technology firm IDS Ingegneria Dei Sistemi at the World ATM Congress in Madrid. IDS is an independent engineering and systems […]