Security

Rapiscan Metor 6E Receives ECAC Certification

July 11, 2019 0

Rapiscan Systems has announced that its Metor 6E people screening solution has achieved the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) and European Union (EU) performance standard for walk-through metal detectors. ECAC has established a Common Evaluation […]

Air Traffic Control

EU-Wide Rules on Drones Published

June 11, 2019 0

On June 11, 2019 common European rules on drones, Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2019/945 & Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/947, were published to ensure drone operations across Europe are safe and secure. The European Union […]

Operations

London Stansted Hosts Air Force One

June 3, 2019 0

London Stansted Airport (STN) has once again welcomed Air Force One, as President Donald Trump arrived in the UK at the start of his state visit to the UK. Touching down shortly before 9am, the […]

Airline Focus

Singapore and ICAO Renew Aviation Training Partnership

April 9, 2019 0

Singapore and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) have reaffirmed their commitment to train staff to work in the aviation sector. Mr Khaw Boon Wan, coordinating minister for infrastructure and minister for transport, and Dr […]

UAS/Drones

New UK Extended Drone no-fly Zone Rules

March 13, 2019 0

New legislation to extend the ‘no-fly’ zone around UK airports came into force on March 13. It is now illegal to fly a drone within 5km of an airport, with major penalties for those who […]