News overview

20 October 2016
On 20 October, air traffic controllers around the globe, including the EUROCONTROL controller team at MUAC, the Maastricht Upper Air Control Centre...
19 October 2016
The international aviation community has been working on a scheme to balance growth with the need to address CO 2 emissions for many years, aiming at...
18 October 2016
PBN-based procedures support more flexible route placement and take advantage of precise track-keeping capabilities on board modern aircraft. In...
17 October 2016
In 2010 volcanic ash from the eruption of Eyjafjallajökull caused chaos across Europe. One year later, ash from Grimsvötn again disrupted air traffic...
14 October 2016
“Forecasting the future” of digital ATM info is what EUROCONTROL and the FAA were busy doing at ATIEC 2016, the Global SWIM event that saw...
13 October 2016
Using System wide information management (SWIM) interfaces to exchange flight plan information is the way forward for airports. Nice Côte d'Azur...
12 October 2016
Measuring the impact of aviation on the environment is an extraordinarily complex task, and a very important one. Effective aviation environmental...
7 October 2016
The US-Europe comparison report benchmarks the two regions both on a system-level and on individual airports. It focuses on the Key Performance...
6 October 2016
FIXM, the Flight Information eXchange Model, is an Information Exchange Model for the sharing of flight data, like its sisters AIXM (for aeronautical...
4 October 2016
EUROCONTROL and ICAO have signed an agreement for the provision of a demonstration version of LARA (Local and Sub-Regional ASM Support System) to...

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