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World ATM Congress: The Long View

Ireland helped establish the first Functional Airspace Block back in 2008. In an exclusive interview, Irish Aviation Authority chief executive Eamonn Brennan discusses what has … More ››

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World ATM Congress: Whither Europe?

Better performing air traffic control agencies should be rewarded by expanding the scope of their business so that underperformers might lose traffic or even face … More ››

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World ATM Congress: End In Sight

Helios’ Paul Ravenhill examines feedback from the Euro Survey 2014 and discusses how all stakeholders need to achieve real consensus and make a lasting commitment … More ››

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Balance: Has the European Commission got the balance right among the different pillars of the Single European Sky (SES)? For example, is there enough emphasis on social factors, is there too much emphasis on cost reductions?

Patrick Schuster, Airbus Industry evolution has proven to require quite a long implementation timeframe, with extensive validation and standardisation activities, involving all the professionals engaged … More ››

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Challenges: What are the top three challenges ahead for Single European Sky (SES) and Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR)? What should be the top priority work areas?

Maurizio Fornaiolo, Alenia The challenges on which SESAR is currently engaged are derived from the SES vision and, in particular, the main key performance indicators … More ››

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FABs: Are the Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs) as currently structured, the right vehicle to deliver services for the Single European Sky (SES)? Do you support the European Commission’s (EC) recent moves to improve their effectiveness?

Vincent De Vroey, AEA The EC is currently launching infringement proceedings against all member states due to their non-compliance with their obligations with regard to … More ››

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Implementation: How well do you think progress is being made on transitioning Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR) and development to implementation in timely fashion?

Chris Benich, Honeywell It is still quite early to be assessing the progress and success of the transition from research to deployment. So far the … More ››

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Transport MEPs back SES II+, stopping short on wholesale outsourcing support services

An overhaul of European air traffic control giving national regulators more independence and air traffic control agencies more say in achieving efficient airspace management has … More ››

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STRIKE: Unions unbowed after first strikes

The controllers’ umbrella union which organised today’s pan-European strike action said  those who walked out had sent a clear message to Brussels. MORE STRIKE NEWS+++++NETWORK … More ››

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STRIKE: French union plans five-day stoppage

French air traffic controllers have called a five-day strike next week, from January 27-31, to coincide with a two-day strike across Europe. MORE STRIKE NEWS … More ››

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