January air traffic figures show positive growth
15 February 2019
January saw 181,362 flights fly through UK airspace according to NATS, an increase of 1.6% compared to January 2018. This accounted for 23.7% of all European traffic and demonstrates the continuously increasing global demand for air travel.
Government gives green light to modernised airspace
17 December 2018
NATS warmly welcomes the Government and Civil Aviation Authority’s commitment, set out in today’s announcements, to making best use of technology to better manage today’s air traffic, reduce the impact of noise of local communities and the wider environment, and create capacity for future flights.
Public remain wary of drones as incidents continue to rise
28 November 2018
The British public remain sceptical about the use of drones, according to the latest figures released by the air traffic management service, NATS. Almost 80% of the 1,000 people surveyed by Ipsos MORI as part of NATS’ annual Aviation Index expressed concerns around privacy, while almost three quarters felt drones pose an ongoing safety risk […]
NATS and McLaren Deloitte announce new collaboration
26 November 2018
Relationship will bring F1 technology and data science into the aviation industry NATS, the UK air traffic service, and McLaren Deloitte have today announced a collaboration agreement aimed at transforming how operational decisions are made in the aviation industry. The companies will work together on products that combine the relative expertise of leading organisations; bringing […]