Eurocontrol selects BT for NewPENS network

Eurocontrol together with 41 industry partners – primarily air navigation service providers (ANSPs) – have launched a new contract with BT for the provision and … More ››

Angola hands Intelcan $63m airspace contract

Canada’s Intelcan Techonosystems has secured a US$63.36 million contract to modernise Angolan airspace. The order, published in Diário da República official gazette dated 2 April, … More ››

UFA ATTower simulator to support FAA TFDM

UFA has been selected by Leidos to deliver its ATTower tower simulator to support testing, training, prototyping, and development of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) … More ››

Gatwick controller shortages force runway closure – despite £60,000 “golden handcuffs”

Gatwick Airport could face more disruption this summer if the business supplying its air traffic control does not tackle the shortage of first-class controllers at … More ››

Panama readies for airspace redesign tender

Panama will tender the $8 million design of its airspace on April 10, according to news agency Acan-Efe. Civil Aviation Authority chief Alfredo Fonseca Mora … More ››

Thales signs agreement with NASA to support unmanned systems control technologies

Thales has reached formal agreement with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for a Space Act Agreement to support their unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) … More ››

CACI fails to hijack GD acquisition of CSRA

US information technology giant CACI’s unsolicited proposal to acquire all outstanding shares of CSRA’s common stock has forced General Dynamics to increase its original $9.6 billion … More ››

Italy’s IDS, Aireon to explore ATFM integration

WATM2018 IDS Ingegneria Dei Sistemi, the independent Italian engineering and systems technology house is to explore how Aireon’s space-based ADS-B air traffic surveillance data can be … More ››

Estonia completes latest AIM upgrade 

Estonian Air Navigation Services (EANS) has successfully completed the next step in its major AIM modernisation programme with Comsoft Solutions. The AIM upgrade project is … More ››

Indra signs €42m deal to radically transform Algeria’s entire air traffic management system

Indra will completely renew Algeria’s entire air traffic management system for air navigation service provider ENNA (Etablissement National de la Navigation Aérienne). Its €47 million … More ››