Category Archives: Operations

PANSA to support border BVLOS drones

Poland’s air navigation services provider PANSA has signed an agreement with its national Border Force to improve how drone operations can help secure the country’s eastern … 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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Airbus outlines SESAR 2020 i4D concept

Airbus is helping make the skies more efficient and reduce the aviation sector’s environmental footprint through its participation in developing the initial 4D (i4D) concept … More ››

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Expert industry group publishes fatigue guidance

The strategic use of coffee and napping on site is being recommended for controllers whose sleep at home is disrupted by a newborn baby. The … More ››

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Following On

Commercial airline pilots who as children played Follow the Leader will have no problem with a new air traffic control innovation NASA and its partners … More ››

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Jeppesen releases enhanced SID, STAR charts

Jeppesen has enhanced its SID (standard instrument departure) and STAR (standard terminal arrival route) charts to increase situational awareness and reduce ‘head-down’ time while referencing … More ››

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Avinor, Finavia agree on cross border services

Norway’s Avinor and its Finnish counterpart Finavia have signed a service agreement committing themselves to cross border air traffic services between the two countries this … More ››

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JFK International’s T4 selects Leidos 

John F Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 4 – one of the world’s most modern and efficient air terminals – has selected the BEONTRA Operational Terminal … More ››

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Thales to create East-West flow centre at Baku

AZANS, Azerbaijan’s air traffic control and Thales are reported to have signed an agreement on the creation of the Azerbaijan Airspace Supervision & Efficiency Centre … More ››

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United States’ FAA outlines PBN-centric vision

US aviation authorities have outlined the direction the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is headed in an effort to make its airspace system PBN-centric and reduce … More ››

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