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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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Ravenhill joins growing team at Think

Paul Ravenhill has joined the independent ATM and airports consultancy Think Research as the director responsible for capability and service development. Formerly technical director at Helios, Ravenhill … More ››

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NAV Portugal appoints new chairman 

Lieutenant-Colonel Albano Manuel Carvalho Coutinho has been named as the new chairman of the Board of NAV Portugal. Lieutenant-Colonel Coutinho is a former air traffic controller … More ››

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Airways Ed Sims elected CANSO Chair

Ed Sims, CEO of Airways New Zealand, has been elected as its chairman of the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO). Over 220 delegates from … More ››

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Nieuwsma to head Rockwell’s IMS business

Dave Nieuwsma has been appointed senior vice president of Rockwell Collin’s Information Management Services (IMS) business. He replaces Jeff Standerski who led the IMS division … More ››

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Van Dorst to head Dutch ANSP LVNL

Michiel van Dorst will become the new chief executive of Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) from 1 May. The Dutch government appointment was made … More ››

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Deakin to advise unmanned tech start-up

Former NATS chief executive Richard Deakin has been appointed as advisor to UAV airspace information and services business AirMap which has just raised $15 million … More ››

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