Air Traffic Management http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7442/more en Inmarsat prepares for second satellite launch in early 2015 http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/inmarsat-prepares-second-satellite-launch-early-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Global mobile satellite communications services provider Inmarsat has confirmed that its second Global Xpress (GX) satellite—Inmarsat-5 F2—has arrived at Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, in anticipation of its launch early in 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/inmarsat-prepares-second-satellite-launch-early-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/inmarsat-prepares-second-satellite-launch-early-2015#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Airports & Routes Inmarsat Inmarsat Global Xpress satellite Inmarsat-5 F1 Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:07:00 +0000 150171 at http://atwonline.com NATS to compensate customers for last week’s technical failure http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-compensate-customers-last-week-s-technical-failure <div class="node-body article-body">UK air navigation services provider (ANSP) NATS has confirmed there will be a financial consequence for the company resulting from last week’s technical failure at its Swanwick Centre.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-compensate-customers-last-week-s-technical-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nats-compensate-customers-last-week-s-technical-failure#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News air navigation service provider ANSP NATS Swanwick Centre Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:18:00 +0000 149911 at http://atwonline.com CAA, NATS agree to independent inquiry into UK ATM system failure http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/caa-nats-agree-independent-inquiry-uk-atm-system-failure <div class="node-body article-body">The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and UK air navigation services provider NATS have agreed to conduct an independent inquiry into an air traffic management (ATM) systems failure that caused significant disruption to air traffic in UK airspace Dec. 12.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/caa-nats-agree-independent-inquiry-uk-atm-system-failure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/caa-nats-agree-independent-inquiry-uk-atm-system-failure#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News air traffic management ATM systems failure CAA NATS Richard Deakin UK Civil Aviation Authority Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:13:00 +0000 149621 at http://atwonline.com European airline associations call on EU to block German ATC charges hike http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/european-airline-associations-call-eu-block-german-atc-charges-hike <div class="node-body article-body">A group of five European airline associations is calling on the European Commission and member states of the European Union (EU) to reject a 16.6% increase in air navigation service charges proposed by Germany.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/european-airline-associations-call-eu-block-german-atc-charges-hike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/european-airline-associations-call-eu-block-german-atc-charges-hike#comments Air Traffic Control Air Traffic Management Associations Daily News air tr Association of European Airlines European Business Aviation Association European Commission European Low Fares Airline Association European Regions Airline Association European Union International Air Carrier Association Single European Sky Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:11:00 +0000 149281 at http://atwonline.com Tracking task force makes recommendations in wake of MH370 disappearance http://atwonline.com/safety/tracking-task-force-makes-recommendations-wake-mh370-disappearance <div class="node-body article-body">The Aircraft Tracking Task Force (ATTF) set up in the wake of the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 in March has issued a report with recommendations to improve continuous tracking of airliners.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/tracking-task-force-makes-recommendations-wake-mh370-disappearance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/tracking-task-force-makes-recommendations-wake-mh370-disappearance#comments Air Traffic Management Airlines Daily News Aircraft & Engines Safety 777 Boeing IATA ICAO Malaysia Airlines MH370 tracking Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:14:00 +0000 149061 at http://atwonline.com GAATS+ goes live at Prestwick as part of NATS, NAV CANADA joint initiative http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/gaats-goes-live-prestwick-part-nats-nav-canada-joint-initiative <div class="node-body article-body">The Gander Automated Air Traffic System (GAATS+) has been implemented at the Prestwick Center in Scotland to complement the system already implemented across the North Atlantic at the Gander Control Center in Newfoundland.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/gaats-goes-live-prestwick-part-nats-nav-canada-joint-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/gaats-goes-live-prestwick-part-nats-nav-canada-joint-initiative#comments Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Airports & Routes air traffic management ATM COAST Collaboration on Oceanic Airport Systems and Tools GAATS+ Gander Automated Air Traffic System Martin Ro NATS NAV Canada Prestwick Center Reduced Lateral Separation Minima SWIM System Wide Information Management Fri, 05 Dec 2014 18:40:00 +0000 148691 at http://atwonline.com EU tasks new body with SESAR deployment http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eu-tasks-new-body-sesar-deployment <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission has appointed a newly-created cross-industry group, called the SESAR Deployment Alliance, to drive forward Europe’s long-awaited airspace modernization.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eu-tasks-new-body-sesar-deployment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eu-tasks-new-body-sesar-deployment#comments Air Traffic Management Airlines Regulation Daily News : Single European Sky A4 A6 Deployment Manager Alliance A6 DM Alliance Air France-KLM Deployment Airport Operators Group EasyJet International Airlines Massimo Garbini SDAG SES SESAR SESAR Deployment Alliance Single European Sky ATM Research Fri, 05 Dec 2014 18:16:00 +0000 148661 at http://atwonline.com UK industry body identifies sustainable fuels pathway http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/uk-industry-body-identifies-sustainable-fuels-pathway <div class="node-body article-body">A coalition of UK airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and air navigation service provider NATS believes the potential exists for a national sustainable fuels industry to help cut atmospheric emissions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/uk-industry-body-identifies-sustainable-fuels-pathway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/uk-industry-body-identifies-sustainable-fuels-pathway#comments Air Traffic Management Eco-Aviation Daily News Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuel Initiative Eco-Aviation Jonathon Counsell NATS Sustainable Aviation Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:06:00 +0000 148581 at http://atwonline.com ESA, Inmarsat partnership to develop satellite overlay aviation data link for Europe http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/esa-inmarsat-partnership-develop-satellite-overlay-aviation-data-link-europe <div class="node-body article-body">The European Space Agency (ESA) has signed a contract with mobile satellite communications services provider Inmarsat for development of a space-based aviation data link for European airspace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/esa-inmarsat-partnership-develop-satellite-overlay-aviation-data-link-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/esa-inmarsat-partnership-develop-satellite-overlay-aviation-data-link-europe#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Technology air traffic management ESA European Space Agency Inmarsat Iris Program SESAR Single European Skies ATM Research SwiftBroadband Safety Tue, 02 Dec 2014 20:40:00 +0000 148211 at http://atwonline.com FAA allowing ‘satellite-based highways in the sky’ in Washington DC region http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-allowing-satellite-based-highways-sky-washington-dc-region <div class="node-body article-body">FAA is now allowing three parallel “optimized profile descents” into the Washington DC-area’s three major airports, an airspace modification the agency said will save airlines 2.5 million gallons of fuel per year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-allowing-satellite-based-highways-sky-washington-dc-region" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-allowing-satellite-based-highways-sky-washington-dc-region#comments Air Traffic Management Eco-Aviation Open Skies Daily News air traffic control air traffic management Baltimore/Washington BWI DCA FAA IAD NextGen ATC Washington Dulles Washington National Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:46:00 +0000 147521 at http://atwonline.com