Category Archives: CAAs/ANSPs

Europe satisfied with drone privacy safeguards

A Brussels probe into the social impact of widespread drone use is satisfied that today’s rules governing privacy, data protection and ethics is sufficiently robust … More ››

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New NZ rules proposed for unmanned aircraft

Industry will soon have its say on proposed rules governing how unmanned aircraft will operate in New Zealand airspace. Commonly known as UAVs, drones or … More ››

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FAA releases 30-day Chicago fire review

After reviewing contingency plans and security protocols in the wake of a fire at the Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Centre, the US Federal Aviation … More ››

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Borealis appoints Subotic as executive director

Borealis, the European alliance of air navigation service providers has appointed Branka Subotic as its executive director. Currently a senior consultant with NATS Services – … More ››

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NextGen procedures for North Texas

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced the successful implementation of the North Texas Metroplex NextGen project, a newly launched air-traffic system that will … More ››

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NATS unveils real-time flight efficiency tool

Air traffic controllers are now able to analyse the environmental efficiency of flights in near real-time, thanks to a new tool developed by NATS. The … More ››

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FAA can ban drones flown recklessly: NTSB

The United States National Transportation Safety Board has ruled that the Federal Aviation Administration can enforce safety rules for drones. In a case from 2011, … More ››

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Bosnia Herzegovina enters European network

The new Bosnia Herzegovina air traffic control centre (BH ACC) has commenced European network operations. It will initially provide air traffic services over parts of … More ››

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Indra clinches Vietnam contract

Indra will deploy its surveillance radar systems and will renovate the Da Nang Approach Control Centre that manages the central airspace of Vietnam. Granted by … More ››

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Poland increases air traffic capacity

The air navigation service provider of Poland (PANSA) has successfully installed ETFMS Entry Node in Warsaw, enabling a superior awareness of the air traffic situation … More ››

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