Weather, lack of ATC capacity hits FABEC service

Flights through FABEC airspace increased moderately over the first six months of 2015 – on average by 1.6 per cent despite a significant variation in … More ››

Tyler to retire as IATA director general and CEO

The International Air Transport Association (IATA)  chief Tony Tyler is to retire in June 2016 after serving five years in the position. “Tony Tyler is … More ››

N-FRAB unifies airspace for Hungary, Romania

For the first time in Central Europe aircraft can now plan their flying routes freely even across the borders of the two countries. Since 20 … More ››

Gibson, Lawrence to head FAA’s unmanned effort

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has selected Marke Hoot Gibson and Earl Lawrence for two executive-level positions that will guide the agency’s approach to safe, … More ››

​Avinor, Kongsberg strike landmark remote deal

Norway’s Avinor will launch remote tower services at up to 15 airports from one tower centre in Bodø using Kongsberg technology following a three-way contest … More ››

Airservices commissions new radars

Airservices, Australia’s air navigation services provider, has replaced radars at Tabletop near Townsville and Mt Alma near Rockhampton, to ensure the continued safe and efficient … More ››

RNAV tackles London Luton noise, emissions

London Luton Airport (LLA) has introduced Area Navigation (RNAV) technology for departing flights leaving the airport along the Match/Detling flight routes used during westerly operations; … More ››

Pacific receives ADS-C tracking boost

Australian, New  Zealand and US air traffic controllers have now been using existing Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract (ADS-C) technology to track aircraft across the Pacific Ocean … More ››

CAAS teams with EASA on wake turbulence

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) have signed a Working Arrangement (WA) to conduct a study of … More ››

Lockheed Martin technology helps pilots and UAS

Lockheed Martin has deployed the first components of an unmanned traffic management (UTM) system that is available to the UAS community now. Lockheed Martin’s online … More ››