Tag Archives: Africa

EGNOS-Africa office opens for business

The SAFIR (Satellite navigation services for AFrIcan Region) project has opened the EGNOS-Africa Joint Programme Office (JPO). The SAFIR project is a three-year project funded … More ››

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Egis, ICAD to target Middle-East, North Africa

Egis and ICAD have signed a strategic partnership to developing commercial business in the Middle East and North Africa. This partnership was signed by Cédric … More ››

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IATA gauges benefits of African shift to air service liberalisation

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has published a report setting out it sees as the considerable social and economic benefits of intra-African air service … More ››

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Thales wins South African contracts

Thales and South Africa’s Air Traffic Navigation Services (ATNS) have signed several significant contracts. Thales has undertaken to replace the legacy ATNS ATM system with … More ››

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African ATC to receive €40m upgrade

Air traffic control facilities across Africa will be upgraded to international standards, improve safety and reliability and ensure more efficient air transport using a €40 … More ››

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Ghana plans PBN infrastructure

GhanaWeb reports that the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority plans to establish a Performance Based Navigation (PBN) procedure for all airports in the country. According to … More ››

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South Africa’s Dlamini quits ATNS

The Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) Company of South Africa has appointed Thabani Mthiyane, as acting chief executive officer. Mthiyane assumed his official duties on … More ››

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IATA urges collaborative African safety approach

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) reinforced its commitment to African aviation and called on industry and government leaders in Central West Africa to work … More ››

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Two new radar stations for Morocco

Indra has put into operation two new radar stations in Morocco that will improve surveillance in two areas that are particularly important for the nation’s air … More ››

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Airways NZ, ATNS forge closer links

Tha air navigation service providers of New Zealand and South Africa are to work together on a range of activities and projects that will build … More ››

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