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11 September 2017
With rising air traffic levels now topping the pre-financial crisis ones, airport congestion is becoming an issue once again. Airport capacity and...
3 August 2017
The ’charter‘ (or non-scheduled) market segment is the business of renting or providing an entire aircraft (i.e. chartering) as opposed to individual...
31 July 2017
For the first time ever, the Network Manager has handled one million flights in a month across the EUROCONTROL network, which ranges from Ireland to...
17 July 2017
In June, there were nearly a million flights in the Network Manager’s area – covering EUROCONTROL’s 41 member states, Morocco and now Israel. This...
29 June 2017
Low-cost carriers (LCC) have become a popular alternative to traditional scheduled airlines over the last two decades. As the summer holiday season...
14 February 2017
Last weekend was the first of three busy weekends in 2017 for ski lovers. We call February and the beginning of March the ski axis period, when...
21 September 2016
Forty-three EU and non-EU States; a peak of 34,594 flights on 9 September this year; 1,940 aircraft operators; 520 airports; 68 control centres...
3 May 2016
On 3 May 2016, Milan Linate airport became the 20 th fully implemented A-CDM Airport. In taking this important step Milan Linate has joined the...
28 April 2016
On 28 April 2016, Bulgaria, Romania and Turkey will implement a significant airspace project at their interfaces to address the handling of a...
25 April 2016
“Our rapid growth wouldn’t have been possible without the improvements made by EUROCONTROL”, noted Ryanair’s CEO Michael O’Leary, looking back on 20...

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