Category Archives: Airspace

NextGen complexity flagged as safety concern

The increasing complexity of US airspace has been singled out as one of the top areas of concern for the nation’s business aviation community. The … More ››

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Malaysia finds private partner for airspace plans

Boustead Heavy Industries is teaming up with Malaysia’s Technology Depository Agency (TDA) to develop a national airspace policy in addition to establishing an airspace management … More ››

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Panama prepares to overhaul route network

The Civil Aviation Authority of Panama is preparing to modify the country’s airspace to meet the expected fast growth in air traffic, Alfredo Fonseca, director … More ››

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DANUBE FAB signs up to assess Aireon

World ATM Congress  An agreement has been signed between the ANSP members of the DANUBE Functional Airspace Block BULATSA and ROMATSA and the provider of … More ››

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European free route airspace bid gets SECSI

World ATM Congress  Representatives from five ANSPs signed a memorandum of cooperation during the World ATM Congress in Madrid aimed towards merging the two Free Route … More ››

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DFS, Indra advance upper airspace ATM

World ATM Congress  Germany’s air navigation service provider DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung and global consulting and technology provider Indra have implemented the next-generation iTEC Centre Automation System … More ››

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Free Route Airspace expands into North Atlantic

Aircraft operators can fly their preferred trajectories within the Bodø Oceanic FIR, where the Norwegian air navigation services provider Avinor is responsible for air traffic … More ››

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Gulf states edge closer to centralised ATM

A centralised air traffic management system for the Gulf states is taking shape. Co-operation at the regional level and across stakeholders has long been identified … More ››

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IFALPA flags contingency procedure changes

Pilots are being urged to be extra vigilant when flying transatlantic routeings using a new ATM technique designed to increase the efficiency of flight operations … More ››

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Avinor implements major ATM system upgrade

Avinor, the Norwegian air navigation service provider, has successfully upgraded its ATM system. The massive enhancement was accomplished on the Sunday night of January 29, … More ››

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