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EUROCAE and ICAO forge closer links

EUROCAE and ICAO mark the start of an even closer partnership with the signature of an updated Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). On 12 December 2017, the two organisations … More ››

MUAC puts Free Route Airspace on fast track

Air traffic controllers at Eurocontrol’s Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) have started operating user-preferred trajectories in the dense and complex airspace over Belgium, north-west … More ››

Osprey CSL acquires IFP design business

Osprey CSL has acquired international instrument flight procedure design services business gCAP as part of an ambitious development strategy. gCAP, founded in 2003 by Captain … More ››

A4E seeks to bolster European ATM expertise

Achim Baumann is to join the Brussels-based airline association A4E with immediate effect to deal with airspace, flight operations and safety issues. The organisation said … More ››

Africa’s ATNS, ASECNA team on united airspace

Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) and L’Agence pour la Securite de la Navigation Aerienne en Afrique et a Madagascar – ASECNA, have signed a … More ››

Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay & Uruguay advance in regional ANSP integration and co-operation

Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay have reaffirmed their commitment to continue working together toward higher operational safety, quality and efficiency standards in their air navigation … More ››

Fragmentation still crippling €3.8 billion bid for Single Skies: EU auditors call for R&D solutions

The Single European Sky (SES) initiative to improve air traffic management across the Europe Union has addressed a clear need and has led to a … More ››

Airways assessing digital ATC tower technology

Airways New Zealand is demonstrating a prototype digital air traffic control tower at Auckland Airport to assess how Frequentis technology could increase aviation safety, extend … More ››

Drones inflict more physical damage than bird strike equivalent: ASSURE study

Studies by a consortium of leading universities, through the Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence (ASSURE), have begun to bring better understanding … More ››

Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Siemens team up for electric future with E-Fan X hybrid demonstrator

Airbus, Rolls-Royce, and Siemens have formed a partnership which aims at developing a near-term flight demonstrator which will be a significant step forward in hybrid-electric … More ››