Air Traffic Control

Budapest Opens new Air Traffic Control Centre

February 27, 2013 0

The new Hungarian air navigation centre was inaugurated in Budapest on February 27, 2013, bringing the Hungarian air navigation service provider’s complex investment programme to a conclusion.  The high tech centre will further enhance the […]

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NATS and Mitsubishi Research Institute Sign MoU

February 5, 2013 0

Air traffic services provider NATS has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Mitsubishi Research Institute (MRI) in Japan. The agreement will see NATS and MRI explore opportunities for collaboration on various air traffic […]

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NATS Awards Lockheed Martin Seven-Year Contract Extension

January 9, 2013 0

UK air traffic control company NATS has awarded Lockheed Martin UK a seven-year contract extension to continue supporting the air traffic management systems based at Swanwick (pictured) and Prestwick.  Lockheed Martin will also support the […]

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Lower Airport Charges at Chopin Airport

January 4, 2013 0

Chopin Airport has introduced new discounts for airlines operating in Warsaw, Poland, making the charges among the lowest in central Europe. Approved by the President of the Civil Aviation Office, the new charges came into […]

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Finavia Adopts CDM Procedure at Helsinki Airport

October 11, 2012 0

Airport operator Finavia has adopted a new Collaborative Decision Making (CDM) procedure that is designed to reduce delays, improve the use of resources, and boost cost-efficiency at Helsinki Vantaa Airport.   The model adopted at […]

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UK Flights’ Punctuality Falls in Q2

September 25, 2012 0

Data released by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) shows that between April and June 2012, the overall on-time performance (defined as the proportion of flights arriving or departing early or up to 15 minutes late) […]

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Ricochet AS to Install Oslo Recording Technology

September 18, 2012 0

Global provider of recording and replay systems Ricochet AS has won a contract with airport operator Avinor AS to install a recording solution for Oslo Air Traffic Control Center’s (ATCC) fall-back system. The ATCC, located […]

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New Thales ILS System at Frankfurt International Airport

September 13, 2012 0

The latest pieces of Thales’ equipment have initiated operations at Frankfurt International Airport. On June 6, the Instrument Landing System, ILS420, and Distance Measuring Equipment, DME415, were successfully made operational at Runway 07R.  This target […]

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Mexico selects Thales AMHS system

September 12, 2012 0

SENEAM, the Mexican air service provider has selected Thales to progressively deploy the Aeronautical Message Handling (AMHS) capability across a significant number of the country’s national and international airports. Thales’ AMHS solution has been selected […]