Single European Sky

Single European Sky is an ambitious bid to reform the architecture of European air traffic control to meet future capacity and safety needs.

Improved air traffic and aircraft positioning and communication technologies, such as GALILEO - which are at the heart of the Single European Sky - offer opportunities for significant improvements in the efficiency and safety of air travel. Visit: European Commission

Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR) is the name given to the collaborative project that is intended to completely overhaul the European airspace and its Air Traffic Management (ATM) using those advanced technologies. Visit: SESAR Joint Undertaking


Birmingham receives SESAR efficiency boost with ADB Safegate’s tower solution

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Birmingham airport, with its annual 11 million passengers, has chosen AviBit, now a part of ADB Safegate, to install its Integrated Tower Solution to enable … More ››

Compromise reached on Single Sky watchdog

The future of the performance approach that underpins the Single European Sky looks more secure following breakthrough discussions between EU nations and Brussels over the level of … More ››

ANSPs sign agreement on data exchange

Air traffic control in Belgium, Germany, France, the Netherlands and Switzerland have agreed to establish mandatory information areas (MIA). The objective of this project led by … More ››

ADB Safegate to enhance Parisian airports ops

ADB Safegate will introduce a brand new integrated management solution at the French airports of Paris Charles de Gaulle and Orly. As a component of the … More ››

Standoff on Single Sky performance watchdog

The future of the performance approach that underpins the Single European Sky has been thrown in to doubt as Europe’s most powerful aviation institutions wrestle … More ››

Hungary receives EU ATM development funding

The European Commission has recommended two air traffic management (ATM) development projects – developed by HungaroControl’s experts – for funding.  One project aims to extend Free … More ››

DFS to take corrective measures on charges

DFS’ win at Edinburgh airport from April 2018 follows news that Brussels bosses have ordered the state-owned air navigation service provider to stop overcharging its customers – despite … More ››

SESAR JU and European Space Agency sign agreement on air transport satellite comms

The SESAR Joint Undertaking (SESAR JU) and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) to further facilitate the development of … More ››

Loud & Clear?

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Norwegian researchers are looking into data security risks as the European aviation sector looks to adopt satellite communication between aircraft and the ground, to reduce the … More ››

Industry receives €526m in 2015 new EC funding

The SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) has announced the European Commission (EC) awarding decision on the 2015 CEF Transport Calls for Proposals. Out of 223 projects submitted … More ››