ATM Cost-Effectiveness (ACE) 2015 Benchmarking Report with 2016-2020 outlook

9 June 2017

This report gives factual data and an analysis of 38 European Air Navigation Service Providers’ (ANSPs) cost-effectiveness and productivity for the year 2015. It includes a high-level trend analysis for the years 2010-2015.

The analysis focuses primarily on costs that are under ANSPs’ direct control and responsibility, namely ATM/CNS provision costs.

In addition, the report analyses the forward-looking information provided by ANSPs for 2016-2020. It looks at future financial cost-effectiveness performanceon a system level and presents information on future capital expenditure.


The ACE reports present yearly factual data and analysis on cost-effectiveness and productivity for Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) in Europe. The analysis focuses primarily on costs that are under ANSPs' direct control and responsibility, namely the ATM/CNS provision costs.