Air Traffic Management http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7442/more en Icelandic authorities remain on volcano alert http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/icelandic-authorities-remain-volcano-alert <div class="node-body article-body">European air traffic control agencies are continuing to monitor the status of the Icelandic volcano, Barðarbunga [Bardarbunga], where hundreds of earthquakes in recent days have signaled a possible impending eruption.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/icelandic-authorities-remain-volcano-alert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/icelandic-authorities-remain-volcano-alert#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Safety Barðarbunga Bombardier Dash-8 patrol aircraft Eurocontrol Eyjafjallajokull Iceland volcano UK Met Office’s Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:59:00 +0000 136251 at http://atwonline.com NATS keeps July delays down despite increased traffic levels http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-keeps-july-delays-down-despite-increased-traffic-levels <div class="node-body article-body">UK air navigation services provider NATS handled 214,923 flights in July, an increase of 2.4% compared to the same period last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-keeps-july-delays-down-despite-increased-traffic-levels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-keeps-july-delays-down-despite-increased-traffic-levels#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News London Stansted Airport Martin Rolfe NATS TAG Farnborough Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:50:00 +0000 136191 at http://atwonline.com NATS wins two-year extension to London Luton Airport contract http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-wins-two-year-extension-london-luton-airport-contract <div class="node-body article-body">UK air navigation services provider NATS has signed an agreement with London Luton Airport to extend the current contract for provision of tower and engineering services at the airport for a further two years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-wins-two-year-extension-london-luton-airport-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-wins-two-year-extension-london-luton-airport-contract#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Airports & Routes Deutsche Flugsicherung DFS Gill Clark London Luton Airport London Terminal Manoeuvring Area NATS UK air navigation services Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:24:00 +0000 135911 at http://atwonline.com Airbus ProSky and Avianca help El Salvador implement inaugural PBN airspace http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airbus-prosky-and-avianca-help-el-salvador-implement-inaugural-pbn-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus ProSky and Colombia’s Avianca have completed a two-hour demonstration flight showcasing the implementation of Required Navigation Performance (RNP) arrivals and approaches at San Salvador’s Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International Airport. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airbus-prosky-and-avianca-help-el-salvador-implement-inaugural-pbn-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airbus-prosky-and-avianca-help-el-salvador-implement-inaugural-pbn-airspace#comments Air Traffic Management Airlines Daily News Airports & Routes air traffic management Airbus ProSky ATM Avianca COCESNA Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International Airport of Required Navigation Performance Paul-Franck Bijou Performance Based Navigation RNP-AR Vittorio Marconi Fri, 15 Aug 2014 20:16:00 +0000 135781 at http://atwonline.com <p>Avianca A320</p> Courtesy, Avianca New integrated AMAN/CFM helps New Zealand halve inflight delays http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/new-integrated-amancfm-helps-new-zealand-halve-inflight-delays <div class="node-body article-body">New Zealand recorded its lowest level of inflight delays in the quarter covering May, June and July 2014, down 52% on the same period from the previous two years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/new-integrated-amancfm-helps-new-zealand-halve-inflight-delays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/new-integrated-amancfm-helps-new-zealand-halve-inflight-delays#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Airports & Routes Airways New Zealand Auckland Airport Collaborative Flow Manager OSYRIS Arrival Manager Pauline Lamb Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:14:00 +0000 135601 at http://atwonline.com German air navigation services provider DFS to increase airline fees 30% http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/german-air-navigation-services-provider-dfs-increase-airline-fees-30 <div class="node-body article-body">German air navigation services provider DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung has confirmed plans to increase charges 30% from next year, pending approval by the European Commission, which is expected to rule in November.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/german-air-navigation-services-provider-dfs-increase-airline-fees-30" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/german-air-navigation-services-provider-dfs-increase-airline-fees-30#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News AEA Association of European Airlines DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung European Commission Klaus-Dieter Scheurle SES Single European Sky Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:39:00 +0000 134621 at http://atwonline.com <p>DFS Munich tower</p> Courtesy, DFS UK airspace efficiency improves in 1H http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/uk-airspace-efficiency-improves-1h <div class="node-body article-body">The operational and environmental efficiency of UK airspace improved during the first half of the year, according UK air navigation services provider NATS.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/uk-airspace-efficiency-improves-1h" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/uk-airspace-efficiency-improves-1h#comments Air Traffic Management Open Skies Daily News 3Di CAA Ian Jopson three-dimensional inefficiency UK air navigation services provider NATS UK Civil Aviation Authority Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:55:00 +0000 134521 at http://atwonline.com Australia to boost ADS-B coverage ahead of 2017 aircraft fitment mandate http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-boost-ads-b-coverage-ahead-2017-aircraft-fitment-mandate <div class="node-body article-body">Australia’s air navigation services provider, Airservices Australia, will install 13 new Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) ground stations starting next year to enhance its coverage of satellite-based air traffic surveillance in Australian airspace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-boost-ads-b-coverage-ahead-2017-aircraft-fitment-mandate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/australia-boost-ads-b-coverage-ahead-2017-aircraft-fitment-mandate#comments Air Traffic Management Avionics Daily News ADS-B Airservices Australia ATW Plus Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast avionics CASA Civil Aviation Safety Authority Greg Hood IFR Instrument Flight Rule Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:18:00 +0000 134211 at http://atwonline.com IATA chief: MH17 was an attack against the air transport system http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-chief-mh17-was-attack-against-air-transport-system <div class="node-body blog-body">IATA CEO and director general Tony Tyler has expressed outrage at the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, saying the 298 passengers and crew on board the Boeing 777 were “victims of a hideous crime.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-chief-mh17-was-attack-against-air-transport-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/iata-chief-mh17-was-attack-against-air-transport-system#comments Air Traffic Management Airframes Airlines Associations Regulation Security Daily News MRO 777 Boeing IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH17 Tony Tyler Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:47:00 +0000 132681 at http://atwonline.com NATS loses out as Gatwick awards 10-year tower contract to German rival DFS http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-loses-out-gatwick-awards-10-year-tower-contract-german-rival-dfs <div class="node-body article-body">In a break with tradition that could signal a ramping up of competition between European air navigation service providers (ANSPs), London Gatwick Airport has awarded a 10-year contract for the provision of tower services at the airport to German ANSP Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-loses-out-gatwick-awards-10-year-tower-contract-german-rival-dfs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-loses-out-gatwick-awards-10-year-tower-contract-german-rival-dfs#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Airports & Routes ANSP ATW Plus Deutsche Flugsicherung European air navigation service providers Gatwick Airport Mike Stoller NATS Stewart Wingate Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:51:00 +0000 132591 at http://atwonline.com