Airspace changes and advanced Flexible Use of Airspace in the South-West of France

Airspace changes and advanced Flexible Use of Airspace in the South-West of France

As of 1st March 2018, a new upper airspace network has been implemented in the southern part of the airspace managed by Bordeaux Area Control Centre (ACC). In this region of high civil aviation traffic in summer when military activity still remains intense,...

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JetBlue Selects Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ Engines to Power 45 Additional Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft

JetBlue Selects Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ Engines to Power 45 Additional Airbus A320neo Family Aircraft

Pratt & Whitney , a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), announces that JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) has selected the Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engine to power an additional 45 Airbus A320neo family aircraft. With the airline's previous order...

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Application ‘SESAR Deployment Programme implementation – 2017’ successfully submitted

Application ‘SESAR Deployment Programme implementation – 2017’ successfully submitted

The Application “SESAR Deployment Programme implementation – 2017” has been successfully submitted in response to the 2017 CEF Transport call for proposals on 5 April 2018, before the INEA deadline set on 12th of April. Application “SESAR Deployment Programme...

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Boeing, American Airlines Sign Major Order for 47 787 Dreamliners

Boeing, American Airlines Sign Major Order for 47 787 Dreamliners

Boeing [NYSE:BA] and American Airlines announced the world's largest airline will more than double its 787 Dreamliner fleet with a new order for 47 of the super-efficient airplane plus 28 options. The 47 787s are valued at more than $12 billion at list...

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FABEC ANSPs control 5.9 million flights safely – volatility and unpredicted traffic growth hampers punctuality and flight efficiency

FABEC ANSPs control 5.9 million flights safely – volatility and unpredicted traffic growth hampers punctuality and flight efficiency

In 2017, air traffic controllers guided 5.99 million flights (+3.4 percent) safely and punctually through FABEC airspace. This was an all-time high for traffic volume, topping the historical peak reached last year. FABEC ANSPs control 5.9 million flights...

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