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CANSO’s Ed Sims to step down, leaving ANZ

Ed Sims will step down from his role as chair of CANSO in May 2017, following his decision to resign as CEO of Airways New … More ››

NATCA prepared to fight for US airspace safety

US air traffic controller union NATCA has expressed its concern over the possible impact of a presidential freeze on hiring federal employees and the impact … More ››

US drone integration efforts find focus

The critical issues affecting the integration of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) into US airspace will be assessed through the work of three important groups within the … More ››

European unions united vs ‘attack on rights’

European union organisations are insisting that any support shown for airline lobby group A4E in their Call To Action to reduce the impact of striking controllers … More ››

Talks launch on FAA as Sept deadline expires

The first US congressional hearing on reauthorizing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will be held today — with manufacturing company leaders as well as FAA … More ››

FABEC controls all-time traffic high

FABEC air traffic controllers guided 5.79 million flights safely and punctually through the region’s airspace. The airspace of the six FABEC states of Belgium, France, … More ››

EASA links with CERT-EU on cyber security

The European Aviation Safety Agency has signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-EU) of the European Union institutions. CERT-EU’s mission … More ››

Singapore to deploy Aveillant Gamekeeper advanced counter-drone radar technology

Aveillant, the advanced radar technology company based in Cambridge, United Kingdom, has sold one of its innovative Gamekeeper counter-UAS radars to ST Electronics. A wholly owned subsidiary … More ››

Finavia profitability reaches record level 

The revenues and profitability of Finavia Group reached an all-time high in 2016 with revenues growing at a fast pace (+7.9%), reaching €380.9 million (2015: €353.1 … More ››

Ireland’s aviation chief warns on Brexit risks

Ireland’s performance could be hampered by the impact of Brexit, the decision by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union (EU). “Air connectivity between Ireland … More ››