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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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EASA tackles aviation’s climate change impact

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is proposing that newly designed aircraft types meet a CO2 standard from 1 January 2020, and that aircraft types already … More ››

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SESAR to lead Europe’s digital agenda

European aviation leaders gathered today to show their support for the digital transformation of their industry, and SESAR as the vehicle through which to achieve … 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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Slovenian ADaaS completes all shadow ops

Air traffic controllers at Slovenia Control’s Ljubljana Area Control Centre have successfully completed shadow operations in Slovenian airspace using data processed remotely at Eurocontrol’s Maastricht … More ››

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NATS, Altran partnering on next generation conflict detection tool

UK air traffic services provider NATS has awarded Altran the contract for the development of FourSight, a next generation air traffic conflict detection tool. FourSight … 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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NSS aviation upgrade trial for Christchurch

A trial to bring a global aviation navigation upgrade programme to the South Island has been launched by Airways New Zealand, Board of Airline Representatives New … 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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