NATS, the UK’s major provider of air traffic services, has been selected to lead a Single European Sky Air Traffic Management Research (SESAR) project to trial environmentally “perfect” flights across the Atlantic. The TOPFLIGHT project—in which NATS will be working with British Airways (BA)—aims to put into practice a concept that has only previously been achievable in single, one-off flights. It will build on the 2010 Perfect Flight project, where a single ...

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