Skyway No. 68 - Spring/Summer 2018

27 February 2018
The latest edition of the Skyway magazine (Spring/Summer 2018) focuses on EUROCONTROL’s pivotal role in supporting the establishment of safe and cost-effective unmanned aviation services. It also looks at the benefits of the Free Route Airspace concept.
In this edition, Eamonn Brennan, Director General of EUROCONTROL as of 1 January 2018, offers some first thoughts on his new role.

In this issue


  • Performance Review Commission produces early version of ATM cost-eff ectiveness report
  • Network Manager handled annual traffic rises of 4.4% in 2017
  • Search and rescue committee to widen and broaden regional operations in 2018
  • New Director appointed for Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre
  • Israel becomes the forty-second user of the LSSIP process
  • EUROCONTROL launches updated runway accident prevention plan
  • Simulating new Istanbul Grand Airport (IGA) operations in real-time
  • Raúl Medina Caballero elected President of the Provisional Council


  • Flight share by market segment
  • Top airports per market segment
  • Busiest 10 airports


Cover story




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