12 febrero 2017 Apus

An interview with the Director General of the Middle East Regional Air Traffic Management organisation

Considering that last year saw the winners of the baseball World Series almost imagined by the 1989 movie Back to the Future II, and the outcome of the US presidential race predicted by The Simpsons in 2000, I wondered if the challenging topic of Air Traffic Management in the Middle East deserved the same treatment. Read more...

03 febrero 2017 Apus

Innovation in Air Traffic Management – evolution or revolution?

I recently read a report entitled “Airport and Air Traffic Control System” produced by a panel of scientists, technology companies, controller and pilot representatives and airframe manufacturers. The report was drafted after investigations requested and endorsed by both House and Senate committees of the US Congress. These Committees were concerned about traffic growth and congestion, Read more...