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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 ››

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Japan prepares to upgrade Malawi ATC

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) plans to rehabilitate the Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) in Malawi arguing that the current ATC equipment does not meet international standards. JICA … More ››

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EU gives Zambia €5.6m to improve aviation

The European Union (EU) has given Zambia a €5.6 million grant to help the southern African nation of Zambia improve its aviation sector. The funds will … More ››

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Seychelles sign Aireon data service deal

Aireon, developer of the world’s first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, has signed a data services agreement with the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA), the … More ››

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Sudan, South Sudan forge safety roadmap pact

Sudan and South Sudan have signed a high-level agreement which will assist South Sudan in taking greater responsibility for the air navigation services obligations over … More ››

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CANSO Africa members sign safety declaration

Air navigation service providers across Africa have committed to a joint initiative to improve aviation safety across the continent. Members of CANSO – the Civil … More ››

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Sudan makes bold move to restructure airspace

Sudan Civil Aviation Authority, SCAA, with the support of its French partners DSNA Services and CGX AERO, are preparing major proposals to restructure Sudan’s airspace including … More ››

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IATA, African Union sign aviation pact

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and The African Union Commission (AU) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to expand strategic cooperation to further … More ››

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Aireon, ATNS sign first regional commercialisation deal for Africa

Aireon and South Africa’s Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) announced today that they have signed a Regional Commercialization Agreement to jointly develop the uses … More ››

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ATNS, Namibia align on ATM technology

South Africa’s Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) has signed an important air traffic management contract with the Namibian Directorate of Civil Aviation (NDCA). In … More ››

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