Category Archives: Air Traffic Control

MH370: Search May be Suspended

The long-running search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 may be suspended rather than given up if debris from the Boeing 777 airliner is … More ››

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London Mayor Urges Government to Choose Gatwick for New Runway

On a visit to Gatwick, the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, underlined his support for the construction of a second runway at the airport. The … More ››

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Belfast City Airport Awards ATC Contract to NATS

George Best Belfast City Airport (IATA: BHD) has announced that NATS became its new air traffic services provider with effect from July 1. It is … More ››

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Rain Curtails Opening Day of 2016 Farnborough Air Show

A freak rain storm forced the organisers of the Farnborough Air Show to end the opening day of the event early. Torrential rain, which began … More ››

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UK Runway Decision on Hold Again

The decision to determine the location of a new runway to serve the capacity needs of South East England has been delayed until at least … More ››

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Flights Resume After Istanbul Ataturk Airport Attack

Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport recommenced flight operations just hours after a gun and bomb attack killed 44 people and injured more than 230 others on June … More ››

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Singapore Changi Fully Operational Again After Aircraft Fire

Singapore Changi Airport is fully operational again after an aircraft fire had temporarily closed one of the aircraft’s runways. The airport has issued a statement … More ››

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Airways New Zealand and NATS Confirm Co-operation Agreement

Airways New Zealand and UK-based NATS have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) setting the foundation for collaboration between the two air navigation services providers … More ››

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Washington / Reagan National Airport Celebrates 75th Anniversary

Washington Reagan National Airport (IATA: DCA) celebrated its 75th anniversary on June 16. American Airlines was the first airline to land at the then new … More ››

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Signals Detected from EgyptAir Crash ‘Black Box’

French investigators have confirmed one of its vessel has detected audio signals from one of the ‘black boxes’ from the EgyptAir Airbus A320 that crashed … More ››

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