Special report: the Grimsvötn eruption and its impact on European air traffic

The Grimsvötn Icelandic volcano erupted on Saturday 21 May at 19:30 CET. Less than 24 hours following the eruption, its ash plume rose up to 17km in...

Communications, navigation and surveillance

At the heart of air traffic control, communications, navigation and surveillance are essential technological systems, procedures and programmes for...

Single European Sky

As a response to the dramatic growth in air travel witnessed in the last two decades, the European Commission passed two Single European Sky packages...

50 years of achievements

Over the last 50 years, EUROCONTROL has compiled a vital European repository of air traffic management (ATM) expertise .