Category Archives: Airspace

UK partnership to promote safe drone use

Air traffic services company NATS has signed a safety partnership agreement with ARPAS UK, the trade association that represents the operators and stakeholders within the … More ››

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Collaborate on airspace congestion: UAE

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is urging civil aviation authorities in the region to co-operate more to prevent airspace congestion. The congestion, which … More ››

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DANS strikes GCC pact with Eurocontrol

Dubai air traffic control and European air navigation safety agency Eurocontrol are linking up to advance research into wake vortex which rules how many aircraft … More ››

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US bizav wary of UAV airspace impact

The US private jet industry is opposing any steps to introduce drones that would reduce or restrict access for manned business aviation aircraft to airspace … More ››

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Budapest 2.0 set for SESAR demonstration

The Budapest 2.0 programme will over the next two years demonstrate arrival and departure procedures in terminal approach airspace, a remote tower control solution and … More ››

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Airbus ProSky launches SESAR RISE project

Airbus ProSky and its partners will kick-off the RISE Project (RNP Implementation Synchronized in Europe). Together, with SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU), they will implement Performance … More ››

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FAA promotes responsible UAV flying

Leading unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry and hobbyist groups, along with the United States federal government, today launched a new education campaign titled “Know Before … 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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DANUBE FAB launches cross-border sectors

DANUBE FAB has established two cross-border sectors, marking the first time that cross-border sectors have been implemented under a functional airspace block (FAB) framework. The … More ››

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Mystery LHR drone of ‘considerable concern’

Further details of the near-miss involving a commercial airliner preparing to land at London Heathrow airport and a quadcopter flown by a hobbyist have emerged … More ››

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