Anne Paylor

Anne
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New policy institute launches drive to improve ATM liberalization 
A new industry think tank has been launched to consider how the efficiency and performance of air traffic management (ATM) could be improved through greater market liberalization.
International Airlines Group CEO Willie Walsh speaks at the World ATM Congress
IAG to announce details of foray into low-cost, long-haul market 
International Airlines Group (IAG) expects to formally announce details of its new low-cost, long-haul operations out of Barcelona’s El Prat Airport imminently.
Time constraints are greatest danger to positive Brexit outcomes 
Time is likely to be the greatest threat to a mutually beneficial outcome of Brexit negotiations—the UK’s decision to exit the European Union (EU) last year.
Cyber Proof 
Cyber crime is a fast-growing area of concern for aviation security, but addressing how to guard against it and mitigate the risks yields more questions than answers.
ESA confirms 10 atomic clock failures on Galileo satellites 
The European Space Agency (ESA) has confirmed that a total of 10 atomic clocks on its Galileo constellation of satellites have failed.
Germany completes integration of civil-military ATM services 
Germany has completed the integration of civil and military air traffic management (ATM) throughout its airspace.
Apps Help Guide Travelers Through Connected Airports 
Airport apps for smartphones can help passengers maneuver through the airport from the “garage to the gate.”
Airport Case Studies 
Airports are using smartphone apps and other means to let customers get everything from gate assignments, baggage claim and check in info to finding a restroom.
Arthur D. Little World Airport Report 2016
Global airport growth trends are reflecting the recent upside-down pattern of the world’s commercial air transportation economies.
SITA IT Trends: Tailoring technology to passenger types
The interaction between passengers and self-service technology has reached a point of maturity where it is no longer about introducing interactive technology.
Airways CEO Ed Sims and NATS CEO Martin Rolfe
New Zealand, UK ANSPs sign new collaboration deal 
The air navigation service providers (ANSPs) of New Zealand and the UK announced a new collaboration agreement following the UK’s vote to leave the European Union last week.
Global Congestion
With the number of air travelers around the world expected to double to more than 7 billion by 2035, according to IATA, the air transport industry is ramping up awareness on the critical need for airspace modernization.
Real-time flight data exchange between Eurocontrol, UAE goes live 
Eurocontrol and the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) have begun exchanging real-time flight data, as part of a cooperation agreement signed in October last year.
Anti-UAV Defense System
FAA to evaluate drone detection systems for US airports  1
FAA has signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRDA) with Liteye Systems to evaluate technology developed by a trio of UK companies to identify and disable unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or “drones” operating near airports.
Israel becomes second Eurocontrol Comprehensive Agreement signatory 
Israel has become the second state to sign a Comprehensive Agreement with the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol).
Blogs & Commentary
Oct 17, 2017
blog

Airbus-Bombardier CSeries shocker: First thoughts

There will be much more to say about the blockbuster Airbus-Bombardier CSeries deal, in which Airbus will become the majority stakeholder in the CSeries program, in the days and weeks ahead. Here are a few initial thoughts…...More
Oct 13, 2017
blog

Basic economy is a success if it does NOT sell

The success of basic economy 'isn’t how many people buy it, but how many people don’t buy it.'...More
Oct 6, 2017
blog

Democratic route development

German LCC Eurowings has asked passengers to vote on potential new destinations, ticking boxes for passenger engagement, marketing and route development....More
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