Category Archives: Operations

Mexican airline signs up for electric taxiing

Mexican airline Interjet is to help advance an electric taxiing system developed by Honeywell and Safran for use on the taxiway and runway, to cut … More ››

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New flow system for Melbourne

Airservices Australia has introduced a new system that will reduce airborne delays, help to save fuel and associated emissions, enhance safety and reduce air traffic … More ››

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NATS achieves airspace efficiency boost

The environmental and operational efficiency of UK airspace improved during 2013, according to the latest figures from air traffic services provider, NATS. NATS is unique … More ››

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WATM: ERATO tool nears launch in France, Italy

France and Italy plan to develop and deploy the ERATO conflict detection tool in 2015. Designed by French air navigation service provider DSNA, it integrates … More ››

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WATM: NAV CANADA teams with Airbus Defence

NAVCANatm, a division of NAV CANADA and provider of advanced Air Traffic Management (ATM) solutions, will team with Airbus Defence and Space to offer a … More ››

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WATM: ATRiCS for Heathrow future concept

London Heathrow Airport has awarded a contract to ATRiCS for the development of a Concept of Operation (ConOps) for London Heathrow Airport. It will be … More ››

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WATM: Austro Control’s Salzburg ATC tower goes fully operational

Austro Control has completed the implementation phase for its new Salzburg air traffic control tower. The tower is now fully operational. With the latest state-of-the-art … More ››

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WATM: DSNA, DFS launch CoSNET

French air navigation service provider DSNA and German counterpart DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung have jointly developed the safety net system CoSNET (Cooperative Safety Nets). The ANSPs … More ››

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WATM: Rome Fiumicino goes A-CDM

After a year of trials, Rome airports operator ADR and Italy’s air navigation service provider ENAV have launched A-CDM (Airport Collaborative Decision Making) procedures at … More ››

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US issues final rule on helicopter safety

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today issued a final rule that requires helicopter operators, including air ambulances, to have stricter flight … More ››

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