Category Archives: Training and Simulation

ANZ, Aviation Australia launch training centre

Airways New Zealand and Aviation Australia are to open a purpose-built air traffic control training centre for international students in Brisbane. The joint venture is … More ››

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ATRiCS clinches Zurich simulator business

Zurich airport chiefs have signed a contract with ATRiCS for the supply of a 3D Tower Simulator. AVATOR, the ATM Validation and Training Simulator from … More ››

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FAA struggling to staff air traffic control

The United States aviation authority is planning to hire more than 3,400 controllers over the next two years to offset expected retirements but faces significant … More ››

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US controller shortage reaching crisis point

Budgetary missteps and bureaucratic red tape have led to a shortage of controllers in the United States, a state of affairs that has now reached … More ››

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DANS to link in academic excellence bid

Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Dubai Air Navigation Services (DANS) and Emirates Aviation University (EAU) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to launch a long … More ››

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EPN performs Croatia Control assessment

Training solutions provider Entry Point North has conducted an assessment centre for 15 future ACS and ADI air traffic controllers of Croatia Control. The objective … More ››

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Micro Nav clinches Queen’s innovation award

Bournemouth, UK-based Micro Nav has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the innovation category, the second time the specialist ATC simulator and training systems … More ››

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FAA fails to ensure pilot skills: Reuters

The Federal Aviation Administration is failing to ensure that airline pilots maintain their flying skills so they can safely take control of an aircraft from … More ››

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Entry Point North delivers OJT for heli ops

ATM training academy Entry Point North is now providing surveillance and On-the-job training (OJT) including final validation on a simulator for Helicopter Flight Information Service … More ››

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ATNS attains training excellence status

Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) training academy has been awarded the status of a Regional Training Centre of Excellence (RTCE) by the International Civil … More ››

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