Author Archives: Aimee Turner

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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ICAO Council endorses global security plan 

The ICAO Council has taken an historic step in endorsing the very first Global Aviation Security Plan to improve international coordination, response, and planning to … More ››

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NATS teams with ENAIRE at Barcelona-El Prat

Spain’s air navigation service provider ENAIRE has signed a collaboration agreement with its British counterpart NATS to jointly identify improvement in air traffic management at … More ››

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Frequentis Group strikes Jeppesen alliance

After intensive testing, Jeppesen, a Boeing subsidiary, and the Frequentis Group have joined a strategic alliance in order to further advance Jeppesen database and comply … More ››

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African nations must consult on ATM investment

IATA is calling on African governments to avoid air traffic management re-fragmentation following the move by Rwanda to leave the Dar-Es-Salaam Flight Information Region (FIR) and South … More ››

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Borealis Alliance: three steps closer to full Free Route Airspace over northern Europe

The Borealis Alliance of air navigation service providers (ANSPs) said it is one step closer to offering full Free Route Airspace (FRA) across the airspace … More ››

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