All posts tagged "NATS"

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    London Flights May Be Delayed as NATS Introduces EXCDS

    NATS, the UK National Air Traffic Services, has commenced the introduction of the new EXCDS electronic flight...

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    New ATC Initiative to Halve Delays for Arriving Flights at Heathrow

    Following the recommendation made by the independent Airports Commission in the UK, London Heathrow will be the first airport in the world to introduce a new system of managing arriving flights using the amount of time between flights, rather than distance.  Introduced by air traffic control operators NATS, the new system will...

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    Belfast International Renews ATC Contract

    Belfast International Airport has reappointed NATS to provide air traffic control services on the site for the next five years, as well as an ‘en route service’ for all air traffic flying through the Belfast area. In 2012, Belfast International Airport carried over 4.3 million passengers, with NATS controllers handling around 60,000...