The successfully tested cross-border SESAR trials for enhanced arrival management (xStream) project aims to further enhancing target time, air traffic flow and capacity and extended arrival queue management processes.
The Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) is an international non-profit air navigation service provider, operated by EUROCONTROL on behalf of four States – Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.
MUAC ensures that aircraft flying in the upper airspace (above 24,500 feet or 7.5 km) over
the Benelux and north-west Germany can do so safely and efficiently.
To manage this busy and complex airspace, MUAC is organised on a multinational, cross-border basis. It is a working example of how European cooperation, both at a civil and military level, can result in safety, capacity and efficiency benefits for all.
Following an agreement concluded in January 2017,...
Air traffic controllers at EUROCONTROL’s Maastricht...
The new configuration splits airspace into three...