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

A-CDM fully operational at Milan Linate

Italy’s ENAV in collaboration with airport operator SEA has completed the integration of systems needed to make Milan Linate a fully operational A-CDM (Airport Collaborative … More ››

iStream produces promising trial results

The results from the live trials at Paris CHarles de Gaulle and Zurich airports have proved highly promising in terms of reducing delays and flying … More ››

Europe failing to achieve SES goals: IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released a study projecting a one million job and €245 billion boost to European prosperity in 2035 from … More ››

SEAFRA scenarios undergo testing

Air traffic controllers and ATM experts from Croatia Control and Serbia and Montenegro Air Traffic Services, supported by BHANSA (Bosnia and Herzegovina Air Navigation Services … More ››

​Avinor to invest in ATM upgrade

Norway’s Avinor is to invest in an upgrade of its existing ATM system, and enter the iTEC alliance in collaboration with NATS Avinor’s existing technical … More ››

A4E calls on EU to minimise French strike impact

European airline industry body A4E is urging Brussels to draft an immediate plan to minimise strike impact as French air traffic controllers plan further industrial … More ››

FABEC improves city pair vertical flight efficiency

Experts from air navigation service providers of the FABEC Functional Airspace Block have investigated different ways to improve the vertical flight efficiency (VFE) of air … More ››

WATM: AEFMP pact targets harmonisation

World ATM Congress, 2016 Spain’s ENAIRE has struck an agreement with its opposite numbers in Algeria, France, Morocco and Portugal as well as with the … More ››

WATM: RISE trials underline PBN benefits

World ATM Congress, 2016 The SESAR JU RISE project carried out the latest in successful demonstration flights as TAP Portugal, in partnership with NAV Portugal … More ››

WATM: SESAR DM outlines rollout progress

World ATM Congress, Madrid The SESAR Deployment Manager has outlined the progress of the European ATM modernisation programme with some key figures on current deployment. … More ››