Swiss Schmid Telecom declared bankrupt

Zurich-based ATC communications business Schmid Telecom AG has been declared bankrupt after the administrator appointed as part of ongoing insolvency proceedings suspected its owner Peter … More ››

Tanzania makes progress on ATM upgrade

Installation of Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) surveillance technology on the eastern part of Tanzania’s airspace has now been completed. Speaking on International Civil … More ››

St Helena on hunt for vital air service link

The Government of the remote St Helena has launched a search for an air service provider to the island even though a solution to the wind … More ››

EU removes Kazakh airlines from safety list

The European Commission has today updated the EU Air Safety List, the list of airlines that do not meet international safety standards, and are therefore … More ››

NITA deploys new Krasnoyarsk ACC system 

A new automated ATC systems at Krasnoyarsk’s consolidated ATC centre has become NITA’s third large centre project following Magadan and Samara. As with other large … More ››

ENAV launches free route over Italy

Italy’s ENAV will tonight be giving the go-ahead for free route operations over Italian airspace. From 01.00 on 8 December, it will be possible for all … More ››

Study flags worrying pilot fatigue concerns

Half of airline pilots have reported that fatigue is not taken seriously by airlines, in the first large-scale survey of pilots’ perceptions of safety within … More ››

BLUE MED FAB launches Free Route Airspace

Free Route Airspace will be implemented within the BLUE MED Functional Airspace Block by Italy’s ENAV and Malta’s MATS simultaneously from 8 December. It is … More ››

Ryanair eyeing long-haul Norwegian payoff

Low cost carrier Ryanair is in talks with Norwegian Air Shuttle to feed passengers into the business’ long-haul flights initially from large UK city airports after … More ››

India to separate oceanic Chennai airspace

Chennai airport will help airlines save 1,300 tonnes of jet fuel every year by having separate air traffic controllers for arrival and departure procedures from next … More ››