Category Archives: CAAs/ANSPs

FAA lifts Tel Aviv flight ban

The United States Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its restrictions on US airline flights into and out of Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport by cancelling a … More ››

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ICAO faces huge challenge on airspace risk role

Calls are growing for UN civil aviation agency ICAO to expand its role and issue safety advisories to give airlines more guidance on operating at … More ››

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NATS, military team on Commonweath Games

NATS is working closer than ever with the military in order to deliver a safe and efficient air traffic service during the Commonwealth Games. Teams … More ››

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NASA transfers NextGen technology

NextGen software technology that will allow air traffic controllers to maximize the benefits of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) procedures on the approach to the runway … More ››

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US bans commercial flights over North Korea

The United States on Monday restricted its commercial aircraft from flying over North Korea and adjacent airspace, citing the risk of ballistic missiles launched without … More ››

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Germany’s DFS beats NATS on LGW bid

Germany’s Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) has triumphed over its British counterpart NATS to run air traffic services at London’s Gatwick airport. The contest to provide air … More ››

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DFS, NATS in running for LGW bid

UK air traffic control NATS and its German counterpart Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) are battling to run air traffic services at London’s Gatwick airport. NEWS FLASH: … More ››

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Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 downed near Ukraine border

All 280 passengers and 15 crew members on board a Boeing 777 aircraft have died in a Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine, authorities confirm. Malaysia … More ››

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Frequentis supports dynamic re-sectorisation

Bulgaria’s BULATSA and Romanian ROMATSA are entrusting Frequentis to advance the ATM communication systems and infrastructure of the Functional Airspace Block (FAB) in the Danube … More ››

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Brussels warns 18 to make FABs work

Brussels has formally requested 18 countries from six different Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs) to work far harder to improve the way in which they manage … More ››

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