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6 May 2019
In an important step for all actors in European aviation, the European Commission today reappointed EUROCONTROL as the Network Manager for the air...
9 April 2019
On 17 February 2017, the European Parliament adopted a resolution on the European Commission communication of 7 December 2015 on ‘An Aviation...
10 January 2019
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...
10 December 2018
Free Route Airspace is now available at weekends in the airspace of EUROCONTROL’s Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC).
7 December 2018
The South East Europe Night Free Route Airspace ( SEEN FRA ) was enlarged on 6 December 2018 to include Slovakia’s airspace for night-time flights...
30 August 2018
Free route airspace (FRA) allows airspace users to fly a preferred trajectory between a defined entry and exit point, subject to air traffic control...
3 August 2018
Last time you took a flight, was it delayed? By how much? And why? Simple questions to ask, but it’s much more complicated to answer them. First is...
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...
3 April 2018
The issue with the ETFMS system has been identified and action is underway to return to normal operations. However, flight plans filed before 10.26...
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...

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