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London Gatwick sets aside £30 million as a resilience fund following recommendations of review into Christmas Eve flooding
Posted on: 26 February 2014
Following the unprecedented weather and the subsequent flooding that caused disruption to passengers at London Gatwick on Christmas Eve, David McMillan, a Non-Executive Director of Gatwick Airport, was commissioned by the Gatwick Airport Board to review the airport community's response on the day...
Posted on: 28 November 2012
As the entire aviation sector is facing patchy air traffic growth in the short term...
Posted on: 6 July 2012
Frank Brenner appointed as Director General of EUROCONTROL...
Posted on: 20 June 2012
The first operational version of ATM suRveillance Tracker And Server V8B1 was successfully released on 6 June 2012...
Posted on: 16 May 2012
David McMillan granted with the 2012 European Business Aviation Awards...
Posted on: 7 December 2011
The Director General of EUROCONTROL, David McMillan, announced the appointment of Lieutenant-General Jac Jansen...
Aviation partners report on roll-out of joint programme to combat airport congestion, reduce fuel burn & CO2 emissions
Posted on: 29 November 2011
Renewed focus on efficiency & performance...
Posted on: 9 November 2011
EUROCONTROL celebrated 10 years of the ARTAS service and 20 years since the launch of the ARTAS concept...
Posted on: 18 July 2011
EUROCONTROL received a letter from the EC, nominating the Agency to take on the role of European ‘Network Manager...
Posted on: 16 June 2011
CANSO, has been tasked by the world’s aviation leaders to ‘step up’ and lead industry change...
CANSO joins ACI EUROPE and EUROCONTROL’s partnership to combat airport congestion and reduce fuel burn and CO2 emissions
Posted on: 5 October 2010
Renewed focus on efficiency and performance for Europe’s airports...
Posted on: 15 June 2010
CANSO, has held a discussion on the fallout from the volcanic ash situation in Europe...
Posted on: 5 April 2010
Aviation has been especially badly hit by the economic crisis. Airlines worldwide lost €7.9 billion in 2009 and a further €4 billion loss is forecast for 2010. Traffic in Europe declined by 6.6% in 2009 – the biggest fall on record and one which has had a severe impact on all in air transport. Although key hubs such as Frankfurt and London Heathrow fared slightly better than average, traffic at many European airports declined by double digit figures.
Posted on: 11 December 2009
Continuous Descent Approaches (CDA) are on the rise: March 2009 marked the launch of the European Joint Industry CDA Action Plan, backed by IATA, CANSO, ACI-EUROPE and EUROCONTROL1. Since then, according to EUROCONTROL's CDA Implementation Support Team, implementation progress has been non-stop. Why are CDAs gathering this momentum?
Posted on: 3 December 2008
EUROCONTROL publishes a series of studies aimed at providing decision makers with up-to-date assessments of the challenges presented by the increasing demand for air transport. The latest, ‘Challenges of Growth 2008’1, is the third in the series and looks at those long-term challenges needing long-term solutions.
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