Category Archives: Reports

CANSO report provides insight into ATM performance

CANSO has published the latest edition of its Air Navigation Services (ANS) Performance report (16MB), providing an insight into the productivity, cost-effectiveness, price, revenue and … More ››

Comments Off on CANSO report provides insight into ATM performance

Information sharing could reduce scepticism on both sides of the Atlantic: GAO

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Europe are generally using effective collaborative practices although mitigating stakeholder scepticism about realizing NextGen/SESAR benefits will be a … More ››

Comments Off on Information sharing could reduce scepticism on both sides of the Atlantic: GAO

FAA must justify ADS-B investment: industry advisory group

A special committee set up to steer the implementation of a critical NextGen technology has concluded there is – as yet – no business case … More ››

Comments Off on FAA must justify ADS-B investment: industry advisory group

US investigators release sleeping controller report

The controller at the centre of one of the more serious US incidents in which three aircraft were forced to land without ATC assistance has … More ››

Comments Off on US investigators release sleeping controller report

ATC errors near US airports double in three years: watchdog

Air traffic safety errors involving flights near US airports have more than doubled since 2008, according to the Government Accountability Office in a new report … More ››

Comments Off on ATC errors near US airports double in three years: watchdog

The unmanned future of European airspace: report

In its latest Strategic Comment the International Institute for Strategic Studies highlights how several key aerospace and defence contractors attending the Paris Air Show on … More ››

Comments Off on The unmanned future of European airspace: report

Report outlines US policy options for unmanned aircraft systems

The US Department of Defense (DoD) has published detailed, unclassified plans to purchase over the next 10 years around 730 new medium-sized and large unmanned … More ››

Comments Off on Report outlines US policy options for unmanned aircraft systems

UK CAA proposes PBN policy

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has today published proposed policy guidance on Performance-based Navigation (PBN) in UK and Irish Airspace. The document is a … More ››

Comments Off on UK CAA proposes PBN policy