The Network Operations planning ensures the seamless integration of actions to improve the European airspace design and utilisation, and to facilitate the operational integration of Functional Airspace Blocks.

These activities are key to ensuring delivery of the SES II performance targets for ATM capacity and the environment (horizontal flight efficiency), for the first reference period (2012-2014) of the Single European Sky Performance Scheme.

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On Friday, 30 June, there were 35,937 flights, over a thousand more than the top day in 2016. On average, an aircraft took off or entered EUROCONTROL’s area every 2.4 seconds during that day.

3 July 2017
As a Comprehensive Agreement State, Israel has the right to...
21 June 2017
The new enhanced slot swapping tool, now available to all...
15 May 2017
Free route airspace (FRA) allows aircraft to fly more...
8 March 2017
Last time you took a flight, was it delayed? By how much?...

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13 July 2017
Update: record day on 30 June with 35,937 flights. Traffic...
12 July 2017
The Network Operations Plan (NOP) 2017-2019/21 provides a...

Content overview

The objective of Airspace Design is to ensure an efficient...
The Airspace Management function facilitates the...
Operating procedures are required for ATM for the...
The Operations Performance Planning activity provides a...
The Airspace Simulations section carries out real-time...
The Network Manager also manages the allocation of scarce...

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