Air Traffic Management http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7442/more en European ANSPs prepare for first cross-border communications center http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/european-ansps-prepare-first-cross-border-communications-center <div class="node-body article-body">The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA)—along with Iceland’s airports and air navigation services provider ISAVIA—are creating the first cross-border aeronautical communications center, with the installation of mirror voice communications control systems (VCCS).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/european-ansps-prepare-first-cross-border-communications-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/european-ansps-prepare-first-cross-border-communications-center#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News aeronautical communications center ANSPs Ballygirreen EUROCAE ED-137 Functional Airspace Block Euro Gufunes IAA Iceland Ireland Irish Aviation Authority ISAVIA Peter Kearney Reykjavik Shanwick VCCS voice communications control systems VoIP Thu, 25 Jun 2015 18:15:00 +0000 170811 at http://atwonline.com Airservices expands ADS-C oceanic trials for flight tracking http://atwonline.com/technology/airservices-expands-ads-c-oceanic-trials-flight-tracking <div class="node-body article-body">Australia’s air navigation services provider (ANSP) Airservices has implemented satellite-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract (ADS-C) trials in its oceanic airspace, making the country one of the first to comply with international requirements for tracking suitably equipped flights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/airservices-expands-ads-c-oceanic-trials-flight-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/airservices-expands-ads-c-oceanic-trials-flight-tracking#comments Air Traffic Management Avionics Daily News Technology ADS-C Airbus BizLab Airbus ProSky AirFlight Airservices Australia Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Contract Flightradar24 Greg Hood Indonesia Inmarsat Malaysia Mark Rodwell New Zealand Qantas Sebastien South Africa US Virgin Australia Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:09:00 +0000 170331 at http://atwonline.com UK trials show early promise of using TV signals as an alternative to radar http://atwonline.com/technology/uk-trials-show-early-promise-using-tv-signals-alternative-radar <div class="node-body article-body">Proof of concept trials are underway in the UK to evaluate whether standard TV signals could be used as a viable alternative to radar for tracking aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/uk-trials-show-early-promise-using-tv-signals-alternative-radar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/uk-trials-show-early-promise-using-tv-signals-alternative-radar#comments Air Traffic Management Airframes Daily News Technology ATW Plus Crystal Palace Heathrow Airport Liverpool London Mike Stoller NATS Nick Young primary radar Roke Manor Thales ATM UK TV signals wind turbines Thu, 11 Jun 2015 18:39:00 +0000 169011 at http://atwonline.com IATA: November 2016 may be too ‘early’ for new ICAO tracking standard http://atwonline.com/technology/iata-november-2016-may-be-too-early-new-icao-tracking-standard <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines are concerned that November 2016 may be too soon to implement an ICAO proposal for carriers to adhere to a standard of reporting aircraft position at least once every 15 minutes when in oceanic or remote airspace, IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/iata-november-2016-may-be-too-early-new-icao-tracking-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/iata-november-2016-may-be-too-early-new-icao-tracking-standard#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW On-Location Technology aircraft tracking IATA ICAO MH370 Tony Tyler Tue, 09 Jun 2015 16:39:00 +0000 168701 at http://atwonline.com PRC: European traffic up 1.7% in 2014, but room for improvement in ATM http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/prc-european-traffic-17-2014-room-improvement-atm <div class="node-body article-body">After two years of decline, European air traffic picked up in 2014, showing a 1.7% improvement over 2013, according to a report on the performance of Europe’s air traffic management (ATM) system published by the independent Performance Review Commission (PRC) of Eurocontrol.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/prc-european-traffic-17-2014-room-improvement-atm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/prc-european-traffic-17-2014-room-improvement-atm#comments Air Traffic Management Finance & Data Daily News ACCS ANS ATFM ATM ATW Plus Performance Review Commission Performance Review Report PRC PRR Ralph Riedle Fri, 05 Jun 2015 15:28:00 +0000 168361 at http://atwonline.com A6 Alliance, Eurocontrol join forces on Pan-European infrastructure http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/a6-alliance-eurocontrol-join-forces-pan-european-infrastructure <div class="node-body article-body">The A6 Alliance of European air navigation service providers (ANSPs) has teamed up with Eurocontrol to define the pan-European ground-to-ground network infrastructure used for both voice and data communications between ANSPs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/a6-alliance-eurocontrol-join-forces-pan-european-infrastructure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/a6-alliance-eurocontrol-join-forces-pan-european-infrastructure#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News A6 Alliance ANSPs DFS DSNA ENAIRE ENAV Eurocontrol Eurocontrol Centralised Services European Commission N NATS Network Manager New Pan-European Network Services NewPENS SES SES ATM Research Joint Undertaking (SESAR JU) Single European Sky Thu, 04 Jun 2015 18:37:00 +0000 168271 at http://atwonline.com Still in the Works http://atwonline.com/regulation/still-works <div class="field-deck"> Europe wants to raise its game with a new long-term aviation strategy, but the plan is not clear. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Every five years, a new European Commission and Parliament are elected. That five year rotation happened last year, meaning the new European leadership team for 2014-19 is preparing for action and that has important implications for Europe’s air transport industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/still-works" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/still-works#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Regulation European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) European Regions Airline Association (ERA) International Air Carrier Association (IACA) Thu, 28 May 2015 13:59:00 +0000 167411 at http://atwonline.com If only ATM modernization, not the Gulf carriers, was the target of this campaign http://atwonline.com/blog/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign <div class="node-body blog-body">A quick thought on a week that has once more seen the two sides in the US vs. Gulf carrier dispute counter-claiming and, in the case of the US coalition, touting growing support from the lawmakers, local labor groups, trade associations and authorities it has been lobbying in a grass roots campaign. These people, the Partnership for Open & Fair Skies says, now fear for the future of American aviation and American jobs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/atw-editors-blog-0">ATW Editor&#039;s Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/if-only-atm-modernization-not-gulf-carriers-was-target-campaign#comments Aeropolitics Air Traffic Management Airlines Blogs Open Skies American ATM Delta Gulf carriers NextGen Open Skies subsidies United ATW Editor&#039;s Blog Fri, 22 May 2015 20:18:00 +0000 167021 at http://atwonline.com Deakin steps down as NATS posts traffic increases in April http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/deakin-steps-down-nats-posts-traffic-increases-april <div class="node-body article-body">NATS CEO Richard Deakin is stepping down after five years at the helm of the UK air navigation services provider. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/deakin-steps-down-nats-posts-traffic-increases-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/deakin-steps-down-nats-posts-traffic-increases-april#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News People ATW Plus CP3/RP1 en-route delay Glasgow London City Martin Rolfe NATS Paul Golby Richard Deakin Single European Sky Stansted transatlantic Mon, 18 May 2015 20:44:00 +0000 166331 at http://atwonline.com Croatia CCAMS extends SSR code management to 60% of Europe’s air traffic http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/croatia-ccams-extends-ssr-code-management-60-europe-s-air-traffic <div class="node-body article-body">A Centralized Code Assignment and Management System (CCAMS) has gone operational in Croatia extending Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) code management to about 60% of Europe’s air traffic.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/croatia-ccams-extends-ssr-code-management-60-europe-s-air-traffic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/croatia-ccams-extends-ssr-code-management-60-europe-s-air-traffic#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Albania ATW Plus Austria Bulgaria CCAMS Centralized Code Assignment and Management System Croatia Denmark Estonia Finland Ireland Lithuania Moldova Norway Poland Secondary Surveillance Radar Serbia and Montenegro SSR Sweden UK Ukraine Wed, 13 May 2015 18:12:00 +0000 165781 at http://atwonline.com