UK-Irish air traffic controllers collaborate to reduce delays and airline fuel burn
21 March 2017
Irish air traffic controllers, working with their counterparts in the UK, have implemented an advanced system which significantly reduces delays for aircraft and passengers travelling into London Heathrow, Europe’s busiest hub airport.
Enhanced time based separation scheduled for arrival early 2018
10 March 2017
Time based separation (TBS), where landing aircraft are separated by time rather than distance over the ground, is proven to safely deliver significant resilience at airports, but NATS is already developing the concept further, with the arrival of Enhanced TBS scheduled for early 2018.
A6 CEOs meet with EU Transport Commissioner Bulc at WAC to promote success of ATM industrial partnerships and SESAR Deployment
07 March 2017
The CEOs of the A6 Alliance met with Commissioner Violeta Bulc, EU Commissioner for Transport, at the World ATM Congress in Madrid. They discussed the role of Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) as one of the main drivers to successfully deploy SESAR technology and operational concepts and thus strengthening the competitiveness and sustainability of the […]
Media Advisory – NATS at the World ATM Congress 2017
24 February 2017
NATS will once again be in attendance at the CANSO World ATM Congress in Madrid on 7-9 March. Sharing its vision and views on the future of the industry, NATS experts on stand 890, will be available to discuss a range of ATM topics throughout the event.
NATS drone safety app gets 10,000 users in 10 weeks
23 February 2017
As the Government consultation on the safe use of drones in the UK continues, Drone Assist, a new app to help drone pilots comply with UK rules that was launched by NATS just 10 weeks ago, has seen over 10,000 registered users sign up.