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EASA welcomes new flight standards chief

Jesper Rasmussen has joined EASA as flight standards director who will head the development of regulations and standardisation of EU national authorities in the field … More ››

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Persson Grivas becomes new LFV chief

Ann Persson Grivas has been appointed director general of LFV by the Swedish Government. She comes from a position as assistant director general of Försäkringskassan … More ››

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FAA’s Smiley joins PASSUR as global ATM SVP

Dan Smiley is to join PASSUR Aerospace to lead the expansion of its global ATM initiatives, heading the industry’s uptake of the current suite of … More ››

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CANSO’s Ed Sims to step down, leaving ANZ

Ed Sims will step down from his role as chair of CANSO in May 2017, following his decision to resign as CEO of Airways New … More ››

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Skyguide’s Weder to retire, Bristol succeeds

Daniel Weder, the chief executive of the Swiss air navigation service provider Skyguide is to retire on June 30. Skyguide said Weder who has been … More ››

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Niedziela to head Poland’s PANSA

Poland’s air navigation services provider PANSA has appointed Janusz Niedziela as president. Niedziela is the former vice president for finance and administration at PANSA and … More ››

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Brenner to exit Eurocontrol next year

Eurocontrol director general Frank Brenner has announced his decision not to extend his current mandate with the European air navigation safety agency that runs until … More ››

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President-elect Trump nominates Chao as US transportation chief

President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Elaine Chao to serve as secretary of the United States Department of Transportation. Having served as deputy secretary at the … More ››

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Poland’s PANSA seeks new chief executive

Poland has launched a recruitment drive for a new head of its air navigation service provider PANSA. Incumbent Magdalena Jaworska was appointed chief executive in February … More ››

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Klintberg to head Saab Digital Solutions

Johan Klintberg has been appointed chief executive of Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions which has now actively started to market, sell, develop and operate products and services … More ››

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