Category Archives: Innovation

ENAV launches free route over Italy

Italy’s ENAV will tonight be giving the go-ahead for free route operations over Italian airspace. From 01.00 on 8 December, it will be possible for all … More ››

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Neighbour ANSPs to offer emergency cover

Air navigation services providers from France and Germany are to guarantee contingency cover for airports in Belgium. The three providers DSNA, DFS and Belgium’s Belgocontrol … More ››

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Nokia to develop UAE drone ops system

Nokia and the United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) have entered into a strategic collaboration to develop an end-to-end UAS ecosystem that will … More ››

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Budapest 2.0 demonstrates live traffic benefits

Budapest 2.0 has demonstrated the benefits of three technological innovations co-financed by SESAR, the organisation charting the direction of air traffic management technology for Europe. … More ››

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Four Galileo satellites launch all at once

The four Galileo satellites developed and built by Germany’s OHB System have been successfully launched on board an Ariane 5 ES launcher, which lifted off from the … More ››

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German industry makes foray into UTM

Germany’s ATM industry is to work together with its national postal service and academic institutions to develop how parcel delivery can be conducted safely. DFS Deutsche … More ››

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Aveillant launches Gamekeeper drone detection

Cambridge, UK-based Aveillant, has now deployed its Gamekeeper drone detection radar in Monaco. This is the first operational drone surveillance system to provide coverage over an … More ››

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France prepares for ERATO at Bordeaux ACC

DSNA, France’s air navigation service provider, is carrying out an in-depth modernisation of its en-route air traffic management system to cope with the increase of … More ››

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Austria, Slovenia implement Free Routeing

Austro Control and Slovenia Control have successfully implemented the first cross-border Free Route Airspace without any vertical and time-based restrictions in Europe. The Slovenian Austrian Cross-border Free … More ››

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ADS-B Technologies fields promising ALAS trial

Globalstar and its partner, ADS-B Technologies, last month completed a NASA Langley Research Centre research flight with the Cirrus SR22 Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) surrogate designed … More ››

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