Tag: EUROCONTROL

Indra’s technology provides Lisbon airport with greater integration with Eurocontrol

Indra, a leading global technological engineering company for the aerospace, defence and mobility sectors, has developed a pioneering project for Lisbon Airport, run by ANA (VINCI Airports), which will provide the Portuguese airport with an unprecedented degree of integration with Eurocontrol by inc...

SITA airport technology helps Athens International Airport streamline its operations

SITA has just completed the implementation of its airport management solution at Athens International Airport, delivering significantly improved airport processes, as well as operational and cost efficiencies. Using SITA’s Airport Management, Athens International Airport is, for the first time,...

Flight Safety Foundation, Partners Target Runway Excursion Prevention

Flight Safety Foundation, Partners Target Runway Excursion Prevention

Runway excursions are the most frequent type of accident in aviation and regularly are identified as one of the most serious risks for large and small aircraft. Because of the complexity of the risk factors, preventing runway excursions requires coordination and commitment among numerous stakeholder...

Aireon and EUROCONTROL Sign Agreement to Enhance Air Traffic Flow Management

Aireon and EUROCONTROL announced today they have signed a 10-year agreement for the provision of space-based automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) data. This will enhance flow management capabilities across EUROCONTROL’s 41 European Member States and two Comprehensive Agreement (CA) ...

IAA Aireon ALERT Wins Global Air Traffic Management Award

The Irish Aviation Authority has won the prestigious Global Air Traffic Management Award (ATM) for Service Provision 2019. The IAA facility in Ballygirreen, Co. Clare provides the Aireon ALERT service 24 hours a day, every day to airlines, air navigation service providers and search and rescue orga...

New Eurocontrol concepts could increase airport capacity and reduce noise

The European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol) has released two new concepts which it says could improve runway capacity and manage noise at airports. The air traffic management organisation, together with partners at Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR), claim stag...

IATA urges Europe to improve air traffic management system

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned of wasted emissions and unnecessary delays if air navigation service providers (ANSPs) and governments throughout Europe do not improve their air traffic management (ATM). Data from the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigati...

Eurocontrol: A-CDM is becoming the norm for airport local collaboration

Eurocontrol launched the first A-CDM Coordination and Harmonization Working Group (A-CDM CHWG), which met for the first time on 11 April at its Brussels HQ. This brought together representatives covering the whole spectrum of A-CDM stakeholders - air traffic control, airport operators, aircraft ...

EUROCONTROL addresses serious issues facing capacity now and in future

At the ACI General Assembly held today in Brussels, Eamonn Brennan, Director General of EUROCONTROL, addressed the capacity challenges faced by European aviation in 2018 and in the future. His keynote address underlined that the first five months of 2018 have seen much higher delays than in recen...

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