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Avinor implements major ATM system upgrade

Avinor, the Norwegian air navigation service provider, has successfully upgraded its ATM system. The massive enhancement was accomplished on the Sunday night of January 29, … More ››

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ENAV launches free route over Italy

Italy’s ENAV will tonight be giving the go-ahead for free route operations over Italian airspace. From 01.00 on 8 December, it will be possible for all … More ››

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Austria, Slovenia implement Free Routeing

Austro Control and Slovenia Control have successfully implemented the first cross-border Free Route Airspace without any vertical and time-based restrictions in Europe. The Slovenian Austrian Cross-border Free … More ››

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Borealis to receive further European funding

The Borealis Alliance has been awarded considerable financial support to continue its work to deliver Free Route Airspace across Northern Europe by 2021. The funding … More ››

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New era for air traffic control at Prestwick

Following hundreds of hours of testing and fine tuning, a state of the art new air traffic control system has entered full operational service at … More ››

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Seamless routes over northern Europe launch

Airspace users can from today enjoy seamless Free Route Airspace across NEFAB East (Estonia, Finland, and Latvia) and DK/SE FAB (Denmark and Sweden), enabling them … More ››

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Neighbour states exploring inter-FAB cooperation

The three neighbouring Functional Airspace Blocks – or FABs – that make up the GATE One (GO) initiative are proposing to study how to synchronise … More ››

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UK-Ireland FAB completes dynamic sector trial

The UK-Ireland Functional Airspace Block (FAB) has successfully concluded a trial of the SESAR concept of dynamic sectorisation – the tactical switching of air traffic … More ››

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From the Black Forest to the Black Sea – FAB CE’s free route study receives €1m EU grant

Airlines could fly direct routes across huge swathes of central Europe within three years following the securing of a €1 million grant to study how … More ››

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NEFAB launches free route airspace

The North European Functional Airspace Block (NEFAB) partners are introducing major changes in airspace structure and air traffic management systems to improve flexibility and cost-efficiency … More ››

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