Skyway No. 66 - Spring/Summer 2017

3 March 2017

The latest edition of the Skyway magazine (Spring/Summer 2017) focuses on SESAR2020 and looks at solutions to address the challenges Europe’s ATM system will have to face in the coming decades. It looks at EUROCONTROL’s vital role in ensuring interoperability of new-generation systems and procedures at European and worldwide levels. 

In this edition, we also give the floor to Florian Guillermet, SESAR Joint Undertaking’s Executive Director who sheds light on SESAR achievements and solutions and on the cooperation with the different partners. Patrik Peters, IFATCA’s President and Chief Executive Officer, talks about the involvement of controllers in the Single European Sky programme and the evolution of the controllers’ role.

In this issue


  • Germany completes the integration of civil and military air traffic management in its airspace
  • EUROCONTROL and the European Defence Agency consolidate their cooperation
  • Belgian Defence to deploy MUAC’s shared ATC system at several military sites in Belgium
  • SESAR 2020: The ATM Master Plan for Europe kicks off
  • Successful phase one for ERATO implementation in Bordeaux
  • Nice Côte d’Azur Airport successfully integrated into the Network Manager Operations Centre via B2B web services
  • EAD certified under SES legislation


  • Flight share by market segment in 2016
  • Top 10 busiest airports
  • Top airports per market segment

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Skyway is EUROCONTROL's official magazine. Launched in 1996 Skyway has developed into an authoritative voice, examining in depth the major challenges to improving air traffic management (ATM) performance in Europe and globally. Get your paper or online copy today!