Category Archives: Airports

A vintage 2017 with 8.5% growth in pax traffic

Passenger traffic across the European airport network grew by +8.5% in 2017. on the back of a renewed growth dynamic in the non-EU market and … More ››

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DFS mulls future Friedrichshafen tower solution

Air traffic at Friedrichshafen Airport is to be controlled by DFS Aviation Services, replacing Austria’s air traffic control provider Austro Control on 1 July. DFS … More ››

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Airports call for European drone rulebook

The European airport industry is calling for the swift adoption of safety and traffic management rules at EU level on the use of drones. ACI Europe … More ››

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uAvionix completes Vektor ADS-B system tests

uAvionix Corporation – a provider of communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for manned and unmanned aircraft – has successfully completed testing of the Vektor Airport … More ››

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LaGuardia selects ADB SAFEGATE solutions

ADB SAFEGATE solutions have been selected for LaGuardia Airport’s new Central Terminal B to provide airport more control and improve overall performance and safety Conveniently located … More ››

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London Luton chooses NATS as provider 

NATS has won the contract to continue providing air traffic management and engineering services to London Luton Airport for five years from November. The contract, … More ››

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European traffic drives growth of Frankfurt

Germany’s largest aviation hub Frankfurt Airport closed the year 2017 with 6.1 per cent growth, managing more than 64.5 million passengers. European traffic served as the … More ››

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Belgocontrol boosts preferred Brussels runways

Belgocontrol secured 85 per cent of movements at Brussels Airport on its three preferential runways (25R, 25L and 19) in 2017. In 15 per cent … More ››

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LFV, Swedavia advance remote tower services

Sweden’s LFV and airport operator Swedavia have signed an agreement to establish remote air traffic services at Kiruna, Umeå, Åre Östersund and Malmö airports.   “With … More ››

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Belgocontrol debuts upper wind measurement

Belgocontrol has developed a new tool that informs pilots and air traffic controllers on upper winds at Brussels International Airport. Upper wind is often stronger … More ››

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