Author Archives: Aimee Turner

FerroNATS launches SkyWay training academy

FerroNATS, the largest commercial air traffic control operator in Spain, will launch a training academy for air traffic controllers that will open its doors in … More ››

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IATA debuts I-ASC aviation safety culture survey

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched an IATA Aviation Safety Culture (I-ASC) survey to support airlines in the implementation of Safety Management Systems … More ››

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Singapore’s CAAS awards NATS smart digital tower prototype contract to test Changi viability

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has awarded  the UK service provider NATS a contract, valued at close to $7 million, to develop a … More ››

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ATCEUC, ETF launch ‘right to strike’ campaign

The Air Traffic Controllers European Unions Coordination (ATCEUC) and the European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) have launched a campaign to oppose what they claim is … More ››

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Searidge remote tower technology certified for live operations at Budapest

HungaroControl’s remote tower system has been certified for live operations, without restrictions at Budapest Airport and becomes the first among the world’s medium-capacity airports to adopt … More ››

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Europe launches runway incursion action plan

Eurocontrol together with its runway safety partners have unveiled the latest version of the European Action Plan for the Prevention of Runway Incursions (EAPPRI v3.0). The issue … More ››

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Germany’s DLR, Japan’s ENRI to join forces

The German Aerospace Center (DLR) has signed an agreement with Japan’s ENRI research institute to jointly conduct ATM R&D. The collaborations will focus on more … More ››

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Traditional airlines losing more ground to LCCs

Europe’s traditional scheduled airline segment is still dominant in terms of total number of movements, but it continues to lose traffic to low cost carriers … More ››

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SB-Safety enters United service evaluation

Global mobile satellite communications business Inmarsat and Cobham SATCOM have confirmed that SB-Safety (SB-S) has entered service evaluation on the first United Airlines Boeing B767 … More ››

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ERA secures fifth Chinese project at Daxing

ERA has secured the international tender to supply and install its surveillance system at what is to be the largest airport in the world with six runways and … More ››

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