Category Archives: CAAs/ANSPs

Singapore’s CAAS awards NATS smart digital tower prototype contract to test Changi viability

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has awarded  the UK service provider NATS a contract, valued at close to $7 million, to develop a … More ››

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NATS teams with ENAIRE at Barcelona-El Prat

Spain’s air navigation service provider ENAIRE has signed a collaboration agreement with its British counterpart NATS to jointly identify improvement in air traffic management at … More ››

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Clarity on Brexit, expanding Heathrow must remain UK priorities: airline industry

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged the UK Government to shore-up its international air connectivity by focusing on a cost-effective expansion of Heathrow Airport … More ››

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ENAIRE to upgrade controller working positions

ENAIRE, Spain’s air navigation service provider, plans to upgrade the working positions of its air traffic controllers as part of a commitment to excellence and innovation. This … More ››

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US drone integration pilot programme launches with aggressive 3-year timeline

The US Department of Transportation (DOT) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) last week fulfilled President Donald Trump’s directive, issued in an October Presidential Memorandum, to launch a … More ››

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SANS, Indra sign deal to upgrade ATC systems

Saudi Arabia’s SANS has signed a contract for the upgrading, modernization and development of air traffic systems with Spain’s Indra which has been selected from … More ››

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Singapore seeks solutions for safe UAV ops

A call for proposal was issued today for interested parties to develop systems to enable the safe use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) . The call from … More ››

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London City Airport signs 10-year NATS deal

London City Airport has chosen to continue its relationship with NATS as its air traffic service provider for the next 10 years through a multi-million … More ››

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Digital glitch caused 2015 NZ comms blackout

A digital malfunction that caused a 2015 communications blackout at Christchurch air traffic control underlines the need for continuous risk management, a review by New … More ››

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Frequentis to support Airways New Zealand

Airways New Zealand has contracted Frequentis to help develop Human Performance measures for a new air traffic management (ATM) system for New Zealand. The new … More ››

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