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ATM industry survey – beyond Covid-19

Air Traffic Management, in partnership with Frequentis, would like to invite you to take part in a short survey to understand the business priorities across the sector.

Deicers from Clariant: For a safe take-off on ice and snow

Learn about Clariant's special fluids that are used to deice planes and protect them from reicing before take-off

Germany approves funding for additional Heron 1 UAV in Mali

The German government has approved the release of funding to lease an additional Heron 1 UAV to aid UN operations in Mali, bringing the in-country total to four, as well as securing the use of a third ground control station

Total begins production of SAF in France

In April, the company began supplying French airports with sustainable aviation fuel

MIA chosen for TSA drone technology testing

The trials are set to help identify software that can detect unmanned aircraft systems entering restricted areas

Munich given green light to begin using SAF

The sustainable aviation fuels will be available from June, creating a pathway to the airport’s goal of carbon neutrality by 2050

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New orders down, revenues up for Leonardo's helicopter business

Defence and aerospace prime Leonardo registered new orders in Q1 2021 worth €3.42bn, the same as declared during the same period last year, despite its helicopters business segment recording a €631m downturn in terms of new orders compared to the first three months of 2020

Airbus nets space-based communications contracts from UK MOD

Airbus has been awarded a series of contracts during Q1 2021 from the UK MOD both as part of its programme of upgrading services for the Skynet 5 military satcom capability and continued work with the MOD’s Defence Digital organisation

FABEC removes restrictions facilitating greener flights

Airspace users are enabled in quieter times to plan more direct routes and vertical flight profiles optimizing fuel consumption, reducing sustainably aircraft emissions.

D3 Technologies joins Initiative for Advanced Air Mobility

D3 Technologies AG joined the Canadian Advanced Air Mobility Consortium (CAAM) for Urban Air Traffic Control (ATC) definition and implementation in Canada

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ATM industry survey – beyond Covid-19

Air Traffic Management, in partnership with Frequentis, would like to invite you to take part in a short survey to understand the business priorities across the sector.

Deicers from Clariant: For a safe take-off on ice and snow

Learn about Clariant's special fluids that are used to deice planes and protect them from reicing before take-off

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Our survey reveals industry views on post-pandemic airport recovery

Airports International conducted an online survey on behalf of Hitachi Vantara in July 2020, in order to understand the industry’s view on recovery from the pandemic and the use of technology to provide an enhanced ...

How technology is meeting the changing demands of airports

The evolution of the modern airport, and the way in which their operators conduct business, was well underway even before the global pandemic struck earlier in the year.

Achieving large-scale hand sanitizing for a COVID-secure future

Before the COVID-19 pandemic occurred, there was little importance placed on hand sanitizing outside of hospitals, surgeries and other healthcare centres

Are Airports the Next Smart Cities?

Airports globally are recognized as being similar to smart cities, as they focus on delivering improvements to operations, sustainability, experience and business vitality.

The Smart Path to Airport Safety and Security

The airports of today are vastly different than they were just a generation ago – and their technological evolution will continue to accelerate.

WANTED: Airspace guardian of the future…

As Egis celebrates 50 years in aviation, we publish a new discussion paper imagining the long-term future of aviation and what relevance air traffic management might have within it.

Prioritising safety in unmanned aircraft system traffic management

Drones are proliferating throughout the world’s airspace, making them impossible to ignore. As their numbers rise, the importance of finding a way for them to safely coexist with manned aircraft is growing increasingly urgent.

Learn More About Tower Solutions

As civilian air traffic continues to grow, airports must increase efficiency and manage more complex operations, while improving safety and compliance.

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