Author Archives: Aimee Turner

Act now to access €300m for SESAR deployment

With the deadline for applications currently set at 26 February, organisations will need to act fast to prepare a compelling case for tapping into the … More ››

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Common Goal

The European Aviation Safety Agency is working on a draft regulatory proposal that would harmonise training and certification standards for air traffic controllers throughout the … More ››

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Small World

Gary Church outlines the Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Rule the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) should write. The last five years have seen an … More ››

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MUAC debuts next phase of vDFL

The Variable Division Flight Level (vDFL) concept has been extended to the western part of the airspace Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC), covering Dutch … More ››

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NextGen champion joins NBAA board

The United States National Business Association (NBAA) has named Bill Ayer, a long-time general aviation pilot and aviation industry leader, to its board of directors. … More ››

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Airline pilots exposed to cockpit radiation similar to tanning beds

Airline pilots can be exposed to the same amount of UV-A radiation as that from a tanning bed session because aircraft windshields do not completely … More ››

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NATS airline customers to be compensated

UK air traffic control business NATS confirms that there will be a financial consequence for the company from the delay caused by the technical problem … More ››

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Cloud-based A-CDM comes to Gatwick

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) has become the first to implement Amadeus’ cloud-based Airport-Collaborative Decision Making Portal (A-CDM) to improve collaborative decision-making processes. Gatwick is now … More ››

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Xsight activates remote bird deterrent

Xsight Systems has launched a new innovative capability of its BirdWize remotely activated auditory deterrence that allows airports to manage runway bird hazards from an … More ››

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VIDEO: Turbulence hits AA flight to Dallas

An aircraft flying to the US was forced to make an emergency landing in Tokyo on December 16 after several people were injured by severe … More ››

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