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30 August 2018
Free Route Airspace has already saved €500 million – with more benefits to come
Free route airspace (FRA) allows airspace users to fly a preferred trajectory between a defined entry and exit point, subject to air traffic control...
European aviation facing serious capacity challenges now and in the future
19 June 2018
European aviation is seeing high levels of delay this year as the network struggles to cope with record levels of traffic. A new EUROCONTROL study –...
27 April 2018
Better than ever together: the new Network Manager Interactive Reporting (NMIR) and ATFM statistics dashboards
Two important tools in the EUROCONTROL Network Manager’s toolbox received an update and are now available to users. The ATFM statistics reports and...
Statement on the ETFMS outage on 3 April
4 April 2018
At present, we are carrying out a full investigation regarding the outage, the implementation of the contingency procedure and the recovery phase, in...
Enhanced Tactical Flow Management System (ETFMS) outage - official statement
3 April 2018
EUROCONTROL very much regrets the disruption that has been caused to passengers and airlines due to today’s outage of the Enhanced Tactical Flow...
11 September 2017
Ten European airports and the Network Manager implement SESAR concepts
With rising air traffic levels now topping the pre-financial crisis ones, airport congestion is becoming an issue once again. Airport capacity and...
3 August 2017
Charter flights: a segment in decline
The ’charter‘ (or non-scheduled) market segment is the business of renting or providing an entire aircraft (i.e. chartering) as opposed to individual...
31 July 2017
Record number of flights in July
For the first time ever, the Network Manager has handled one million flights in a month across the EUROCONTROL network, which ranges from Ireland to...
17 July 2017
Network handling record numbers of flights
In June, there were nearly a million flights in the Network Manager’s area – covering EUROCONTROL’s 41 member states, Morocco and now Israel. This...
29 June 2017
The rapid rise of low-cost carriers
Low-cost carriers (LCC) have become a popular alternative to traditional scheduled airlines over the last two decades. As the summer holiday season...