NATS appoints new director

UK-based air traffic control services provider NATS has appointed Richard Ellis as its new airspace users director

NATS and SANS to collaborate on study

SANS and NATS have agreed to collaborate on a capacity enhancement study at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh

Farnborough tower goes hybrid digital

Farnborough Airport is to be the first UK airport to adopt a next-generation hybrid digital control tower working position

NATS publishes disruption report

Air traffic management provider NATS’ preliminary investigation has confirmed the root cause of the recent UK air traffic control incident

NATS to deploy new back-up ATC at LHR

Plans for a new contingency control tower at Heathrow have been agreed. NATS will deliver the installation and transition of the new ops room

NATS deploys major airspace upgrade

One of the UK’s biggest airspace modernisation changes - four years in development - has been implemented over Wales and southwest England

Mitie secures major NATS deal

Mitie has secured a new five-year multimillion pound contract to deliver facilities management services for UK ATC services provider NATS

Gatwick reappoints NATS

After a break of six years, NATS is once more the air traffic service provider at Gatwick, again working with all five major London airports

New ATC deploys at Toronto-Pearson

NAV Canada has become the first air navigation service provider (ANSP) in North America to deploy Intelligent Approach, a time-based separation tool

Luton welcomes CAA airspace decision

The UK’s Civil Aviation Authority has approved the airspace change known as London Luton Airport Arrivals following a public consultation

Luton Airport’s airspace design modified following consultation

Feedback from local communities enabled the project to go forward, with plans expected to take effect in February next year

London City becomes first major hub operated by remote digital tower

Following extensive testing, the new facility is set to control all air traffic scheduled this summer