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Germany’s DFS launches airspace overhaul

German air navigation service provider DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung has launched a comprehensive national modernisation programme to optimise its airspace and navigation infrastructure. The renewal programme … 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 ››

Airservices details Sydney software glitch

Airservices has confirmed that operations were hit by a software issue affecting Sydney Airport’s air traffic control and management system, resulting in major disruptions to … More ››

Instrument flight procedure experts join Osprey

Osprey has recruited Liam Clarke, Sam Shuttlewood and Chris Latus to form a new Instrument Flight Procedure (IFP) design team based at the consultancy’s new office … More ››

Traffic, volatility levels test FABEC capacity

Unexpected high traffic growth and high traffic volatility means FABEC member air navigation service providers (ANSP) will most probably fail to reach the capacity target for … More ››

ADS-B draft rule marks NSS milestone

A draft civil aviation rule for New Zealand proposing a mandate for Automatic Dependent Surveillance–Broadcast (ADS-B) equipage and operation for all aircraft in controlled airspace … More ››

Spain’s Indra to develop new UAE ATC system

The UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority and Spain’s Indra have signed a contract to develop a new air traffic management system for Sheikh Zayed Air … More ››

EANA readies for new ATC tower at Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, Argentina’s busiest airport

The new control tower at Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, Buenos Aires’ metropolitan airport, is nearing completion Argentina’s transport minister Guillermo Dietrich and the president of EANA, … More ››

ATC strikes, bad weather exacerbated Irish carrier Ryanair’s rostering woes

Irish low cost carrier Ryanair’s pilot rostering system looks largely to blame for its decision to cancel a huge number of its scheduled services although the … More ››

Inmarsat signs agreement with Rockwell Collins

Inmarsat has signed a strategic agreement with Rockwell Collins for the global distribution of its next-generation SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) flightdeck connectivity solution. The partners said the … More ››