Training and Simulation

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 ››

EPN, Belgocontrol join forces on training

WATM2018 ATS academy Entry Point North and the Belgian ANSP Belgocontrol, have signed a long-term agreement to provide Belgocontrol with high quality training through the newly … More ››

Entry Point North, SAAB Digital Air Traffic Solutions agree on strategic partnership

WATM2018 Entry Point North, one of the largest global ATS academies, and SAAB Digital Air Traffic Solutions have signed a letter of intent for the formation … More ››

FerroNATS launches SkyWay training academy

FerroNATS, the largest commercial air traffic control operator in Spain, will launch a training academy for air traffic controllers that will open its doors in … More ››

Loud & Clear?

In January 1990, Avianca Flight 52 from Bogota, Colombia, to New York City, ran out of fuel on approach to John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK), causing … More ››

ATCA, Raytheon launch scholarship for women

The Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) and Raytheon are launching a new scholarship programme to encourage women to pursue degrees in aviation related fields – … More ››

Bird’s Eye View

David Hughes outlines the FAA Tech Center’s cockpit simulation advantage Researchers are using aircraft cockpit simulators here at the FAA William J Hughes Technical Center … More ››

Skyguide selects Innov’ATM, AMAN DMAN

Skyguide has selected Innov’ATM’s SkyKeeper Suite to validate the concept of runway optimisation on single and multiple runway airports based on a coupled AMAN/DMAN solution … More ››

New simulations highlight potential for more efficient airport runway operations

Airport operations at some of Europe’s busiest airports have the potential to be made even more efficient. At least that’s what simulations hosted by NATS … More ››

Adacel clinches CAMI tower sim contract

Adacel has been selected to provide a Tower Simulation System (TSS) and associated services to the FAA’s Civil Aerospace Medical Institute (CAMI). Adacel won the … More ››