In this issue: Privatising US air traffic control, the end of PA announcements...
German air navigation service provider, Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS) has selected Frequentis’ voice communication system for the tower modernisation project.
The US Government has proposed spinning off air traffic control (ATC) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to a non-governmental, non-profit organisation. Is this a good idea, and would offloading ATC responsibilities make the FAA’s core mission of aviation safety easier?
Two recently released video games allow players to manage their own virtual airport. The creators of Airport CEO and SimAirport explain the challenges involved with accurately reflecting the aviation industry in an interactive simulation, while making it an enjoyable gaming experience.
Singapore’s Changi Airport Group (CAG) has signed a second memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Chinese carrier Xiamen Airlines to grow network connectivity and passenger traffic between the countries.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has entered a cooperation agreement (CA) with European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol) to improve air traffic management (ATM) in Singapore and Europe.
German air navigation service provider (ANSP) DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung has completed onsite testing of the Frequentis’ remote tower solution for Saarbrücken Airport.
MEP has delivered a backup system to the London City Airport remote tower concept to assist controllers by voice communication if the main system at the new tower fails.
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