Saab to deliver & operate digital remote technology at first airport built with no traditional tower

Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions has been selected by Scandinavian Mountains Airport to both install and operate digital tower technology at what is the world’s first … 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 ››

dans outlines AED60m investment benefits

2017 has been an exceptional and ground breaking year for Dubai Air Navigation Services (dans) which has invested AED60 million (US$16.3m) in three strategic projects. … More ››

Germany’s DFS Group takes over Edinburgh

DFS is now providing air navigation services at Edinburgh Airport through its UK subsidiary Air Navigation Solutions. Following a public tender in July 2016, the … More ››

Heathrow expansion “at the wrong price”: IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed the UK Transport Select Committee’s endorsement of Heathrow as the right location to expand airport capacity, but warned that the costs could … More ››

Public Private Partnerships suffer shortcomings, offer limited benefits: EU audit

EU co-financed Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) cannot be regarded as an economically viable option for delivering public infrastructure, according to a new report from the … 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 ››

Boeing HorizonX invests in Fortem Technologies to develop advanced radar systems for future unmanned aircraft

Boeing is to invest in Fortem Technologies, a Salt Lake City, Utah-based company developing advanced radar systems for unmanned and manned aircraft. Fortem Technologies offers airspace awareness … More ››

NATS seals HungaroControl co-operation deal

The UK-based air traffic services provider NATS has signed an agreement with its Hungarian counterpart HungaroControl to collaborate on digital tower projects around the world. … More ››

Atech, DFS Aviation Services to collaborate

WATM2018 Brazilian air traffic technology supplier Atech and DFS Aviation Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of the German air navigation service provider DFS, have signed an … More ››