Monthly Archives: January 2018

Micro Nav appoints Pile new operations director

Micro Nav has appointed Greg Pile to the role of operations director. The business said Pile brings a wealth of experience in air traffic management … More ››

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Frequentis appoints Madge as UK chief

Andy Madge has joined Frequentis UK, taking over responsibility for the UK and Ireland subsidiary of the Frequentis Group. The phased handover from existing MD … More ››

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SESAR DM appoints strategy, tech & ops chief

The SESAR Deployment Alliance (SDA), in its role as the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) on behalf of the European Commission, has appointed Mariagrazia La Piscopia … More ››

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Atech, DECEA, CISCEA hail success of FPL-BR

Brazilian system developer Atech has in the last four months, together with CISCEA (Deployment Commission for the Airspace Control System and DECEA (Department of Airspace … More ››

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European traffic drives growth of Frankfurt

Germany’s largest aviation hub Frankfurt Airport closed the year 2017 with 6.1 per cent growth, managing more than 64.5 million passengers. European traffic served as the … More ››

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Airline industry developing turbulence database

Airline industry body IATA is developing a turbulence information-sharing platform, which it aims to launch in 2019. Working in collaboration with airlines and industry stakeholders, … More ››

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NAV Portugal appoints new chief

Jorge Manuel da Mota Ponce de Leão has been appointed president of the Board of NAV Portugal where he joins Egídia Pinto de Queiroz Martins … More ››

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LFV switches Sundsvall Timrå to remote ATC

At the end of December, Sundsvall Timrå Airport in northern Sweden became the country’s second airport to have remote air traffic control. At 07.00 on … More ››

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Belgocontrol boosts preferred Brussels runways

Belgocontrol secured 85 per cent of movements at Brussels Airport on its three preferential runways (25R, 25L and 19) in 2017. In 15 per cent … More ››

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Boeing unveils unmanned cargo prototype

Boeing today unveiled a new unmanned electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) cargo air vehicle (CAV) prototype that will be used to test and evolve Boeing’s autonomy technology … More ››

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