The Network Operations planning ensures the seamless integration of actions to improve the European airspace design and utilisation, and to facilitate the operational integration of Functional Airspace Blocks.

These activities are key to ensuring delivery of the SES II performance targets for ATM capacity and the environment (horizontal flight efficiency), for the first reference period (2012-2014) of the Single European Sky Performance Scheme.

Latest news

Europe’s air traffic increased by 3.8% in 2018, compared with the year before, to reach an all-time record of 11,011,434 flights, with daily average traffic of 30,168 flights.

10 December 2018

Free Route Airspace is now available at weekends in the...

7 December 2018
The Slovakian air navigation service provider, LPS SR, has...
30 August 2018
FRA projects are now in place across three quarters of...
3 August 2018
Last time you took a flight, was it delayed? By how much?...

Publications

6 March 2019
The documents below show the planned implementation of Free...
17 December 2018
The purpose of this user manual is to frame the support of...

Content overview

The objective of Airspace Design is to ensure an efficient...
The Airspace Management function facilitates the...
Operating procedures are required for ATM for the...
The Operations Performance Planning activity provides a...
The Network Manager also manages the allocation of scarce...

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