Monthly Archives: April 2018

Auditors to probe Europe’s SESAR programme

The European Court of Auditors is to conduct an audit of the deployment of SESAR, the technological modernisation programme for air traffic management in the … More ››

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Osprey wins MOD flight procedures work

Osprey has won a three-year contract with the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) to deliver Military Instrument Flight Procedures (IFP) Maintenance and Safeguarding services to … More ››

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Eurocontrol selects BT for NewPENS network

Eurocontrol together with 41 industry partners – primarily air navigation service providers (ANSPs) – have launched a new contract with BT for the provision and … More ››

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Saab to deliver & operate digital remote technology at first airport built with no traditional tower

Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions has been selected by Scandinavian Mountains Airport to both install and operate digital tower technology at what is the world’s first … More ››

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Inmarsat launches SB-S into commercial service

Inmarsat has entered commercial service with SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S). The next-generation satellite IP platform is designed to meet the needs of aviation data communications in the … More ››

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European pilots align cross-border strategy

The growth of transnational airlines operating throughout Europe, and further afield, has led pilots to recognise that they must cooperate even more closely and adopt … More ››

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EASA strengthens Central American links

EASA and the Central American Aviation Safety Agency (CASA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on closer cooperation in aviation safety. This MoU is … More ››

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Angola hands Intelcan $63m airspace contract

Canada’s Intelcan Techonosystems has secured a US$63.36 million contract to modernise Angolan airspace. The order, published in Diário da República official gazette dated 2 April, … More ››

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EASA launches EU-wide GA safety campaign 

EASA and aviation authorities throughout Europe have launched a coordinated safety promotion campaign on avoiding airspace infringement. The campaign which addresses European general aviation pilots and … More ››

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New Blood

Welcome to the millennial workforce. People born between 1977 and 1994 are now entering the air traffic management industry in vast numbers and will shape the … More ››

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