Maastricht UAC

The Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) is an international non-profit air navigation service provider, operated by EUROCONTROL on behalf of four States – Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.

MUAC ensures that aircraft flying in the upper airspace (above 24,500 feet or 7.5 km) over
the Benelux and north-west Germany can do so safely and efficiently.

To manage this busy and complex airspace, MUAC is organised on a multinational, cross-border basis. It is a working example of how European cooperation, both at a civil and military level, can result in safety, capacity and efficiency benefits for all.

Latest news

Ljubljana, Slovenia – Shadow operations of live air traffic under the responsibility of Ljubljana...
15 December 2015

Brussels, Belgium – The 41 EUROCONTROL...

10 December 2015
47 new plannable direct routes (DCT) came into operation in...
12 November 2015
Extended Arrival Management services for London Heathrow...

Publications

24 May 2016
The integrated Flow Management Position (iFMP) has been in...
29 March 2016
For almost 45 years, EUROCONTROL’s Maastricht Upper Area...

Content overview

Over the years, MUAC has developed into a major player in...
We provide multinational air navigation services in the...
EUROCONTROL offers highly qualified and motivated young...
Over four decades of seamless multinational airspace...
Our Press Office will be happy to answer your queries about...
The Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) is located...

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Fast Facts

Airspace size 260,000km2
Flights per annum 1.7 million
Average flights per day 4,664
Peak day (2014) 5,272
Flights on time 97.7 %

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