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Africa’s ATNS, ASECNA team on united airspace

Air Traffic and Navigation Services (ATNS) and L’Agence pour la Securite de la Navigation Aerienne en Afrique et a Madagascar – ASECNA, have signed a … More ››

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African nations must consult on ATM investment

IATA is calling on African governments to avoid air traffic management re-fragmentation following the move by Rwanda to leave the Dar-Es-Salaam Flight Information Region (FIR) and South … More ››

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NAMA signs deal on space-based ADS-B

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Aireon on exploring the deployment of space-based Automatic Dependent … More ››

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Italy’s Leonardo grows its African footprint

Leonardo has made further gains in Africa with two contracts to provide ATC systems for Somalia and Sudan. The first contract was signed in Montreal with … More ››

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DF Nucleo to equip five Algerian ATC towers

Spain’s DF Núcleo has secured a contract to equip five control towers in Algeria. The scope of the project includes the supply, installation and commissioning of … More ››

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EASA, ICAO to establish new global framework for regional oversight and improved cooperation

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) are lending their weight to a new global framework for regional aviation … More ››

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Nigerian ILS to help scale weather hurdle

Nigeria’s federal government has launched plans to deploy new Instrument Landing Systems (ILS) in at least eleven airports nationwide. The equipment, valued at several millions … More ››

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Mozambique makes headway on ADS-B

Aeroportos de Moçambique (ADM) has deployed new ADS-B cooperative surveillance technology for aircraft tracking. Inaugurated by deputy transport minister Manuela Rebelo, its installation falls within the scope … More ››

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Africa becoming focus of China ATC investment

China is reportedly eyeing East African countries, with a pledge to employ new ATC technology. At a recent EAC-China ATM High Level Forum held in … More ››

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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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