Tag Archives: Middle East

GCAA selects Snowflake’s laminar data platform

World ATM Congress  Snowflake Software, is working with the United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) to pursue a vision of sharing consolidated and authoritative … More ››

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Terma, Al Maskari establish joint security venture

Danish high-tech Terma Group and Al Maskari Holding have agreed to establish a joint venture business called Terma Middle East to be based in Abu … More ››

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Gulf states edge closer to centralised ATM

A centralised air traffic management system for the Gulf states is taking shape. Co-operation at the regional level and across stakeholders has long been identified … More ››

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ERA secures surveillance contract at Najaf

ERA has signed a new contract to cover the terminal area of Najaf International Airport, Iraq. ERA will deliver a composite multilateration and ADS-B system for … More ››

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Oman’s new ACC to capture traffic growth

Oman’s airspace will now be able to handle 1,500 flights daily with the launch of a new air traffic control centre, according to The Times of … More ››

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Iran aiming to overhaul en route ATM

Iran is to renovate its en route automation systems to support airlines seeking to use its airspace to fly more direct routes. Mohammad Amirani, director general of … More ››

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UAE prepares to invest further in ATM industry

Further investment in the Sheikh Zayed Air Navigation Centre is planned as part of the recently published six-year strategy by the UAE’s General Civil Aviation … More ››

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Etihad taps NATS expertise at Abu Dhabi

UAE national carrier Etihad is working with air traffic management specialists, NATS, to help deliver operational enhancements across its network, and improve the way the … More ››

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Wake-based procedure boosts Dubai capacity

Dubai Air Navigation Services (DANS) has successfully implemented the innovative Approach Peak Offload (APO) procedure that has led to an increase from 33.2 to 34.8 … More ››

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Europe starts swapping flight details with Gulf

Eurocontrol, Europe’s Network Manager and the GCAA aviation authority in the United Arab Emirates have started to exchange real time flight data in a bid … More ››

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