Category Archives: Airlines

Airbus ProSky, Volaris to deploy PBN in Mexico

Ultra-low cost airline Volaris has selected Airbus ProSky to assist in deploying Performance Based Navigation (PBN) airspaces at Tijuana and Guadalajara international airports. The deployment … More ››

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Airways launches digital departure clearances

Airways New Zealand has this week introduced digital departure clearances, with the use of this latest technology bringing clear benefits for its airline customers. Digital Departure … More ››

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ROPS capability now across Airbus fleet

Airbus has achieved EASA certification of its Runway Overrun Prevention System (ROPS) technology on A330 Family aircraft. This onboard cockpit technology, which Airbus has pioneered … More ››

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In The Loop

A new study has found a connection between climate and airline flight times, suggesting a feedback loop could exist between the carbon emissions of aircraft … More ››

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Air Berlin to trial Full Flight Aventus

AVTECH Sweden has struck an agreement with Air Berlin to implement its Aventus NowCast Full Flight solution for airberlin’s operations into and between Berlin, Zurich, … More ››

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China Eastern, ProSky team on Yushu RNP AR

China Eastern has validated new Required Navigation Performance Authorization Required procedures (RNP AR) at China’s Yushu airport. Yushu airport sits at an elevation of 12,811ft … More ››

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EASA issues foreign airline safety ‘passports’

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued the first single air safety authorisations to 22 third country operators which will be valid throughout the … More ››

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French air traffic control strike called off

Eurocontrol, Europe’s Network Manager is reporting that the French air traffic controller strike action between July 2-4 has been called off. SNCTA, the largest controller … More ››

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Eleventh-hour French ATC strike talks fail

UPDATE: French air traffic control strike called off Talks between the French Government and air traffic controller unions to head off strike action between July … More ››

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Euro MPs call for action on tracking technology

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from across the political spectrum today called for action by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) on technology that supports global … More ››

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