2012 articles

Greenfield site

As the debate about increasing aviation capacity in the south east of England continues, Richard Stokes proposes a...

The value of a global reporting format

A considerable number of reporting formats exist which are used for informing the airliners and the flight crew...

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New flight procedures for air ambulance helicopters

The Slovak company ASAP and the Norwegian firm Aurinko have teamed up to provide the Norwegian Air Ambulance...

Tools for change

The Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO) explains how airports and ANSPs are sharpening their focus on collaborative...

Precision instruments

Jonathan Astill, General Manager, Area Control, at NATS explains how technology is providing a step change in aircraft...

Forecasting Intelligence

David Gibbs, Aviation Business Manager for the Met Office discusses the issues and challenges faced by airports and...

Risk-profiling

Risky business

Risk based profiling in aviation security has proved unpopular with politicians and the public in the past. Gary...

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Aviation policy? “It’s a shambles”

Gary Mason talks to Darren Caplan, Chief Executive of the Airport Operators Assocation, the voice of UK airports,...

Fuel matters

A short interview with Hemant Mistry, Director of Industry Charges, Fuel & Taxation at IATA What is your...

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2012: PREPARING FOR TAKE-OFF

The Olympics are not only a challenge for athletes they also require intense preparation by the support services involved...