air traffic control services

air traffic control services

A service provided to prevent collisions between aircraft and, on the maneuvering area, between aircraft and obstructions. This service also expedites and maintains an orderly flow of air traffic. Also called ATC services.
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NATS has announced winning contracts with four helicopter operators in Aberdeen and Scatsta Airports to provide air traffic control services for the East Shetland Basin.
LONDON, Dec 12 (KUNA) -- The National Air Traffic Control Services (NATCS) said Friday a technical problem at Swanwick air traffic control centre in Hampshire caused widespread flight disruption in southern England airports.
This achievement means the world's first airport remotely controlled by Remote Tower Services (RTS) will commence shortly, paving the way for more efficient, safe and cost-effective delivery of air traffic control services.
During the presentation, the Air Navigation Directorate was commended for the air traffic control services it provides to the Bahrain Flight Information Region users and for conforming to the highest safety standards , as well as for being fully capable of handling crises faced by airlines as a result of the rapid development in the region where alternative airways are created which would serve the airlines better operationally and economically.
A NEW company that will provide air traffic control services will be set up by 2015, Communications Minister Marios Demetriades said yesterday.
Air traffic control services will be assigned to the company, aiming to provide better services.
With our experience of providing air traffic control services in the UK, complemented by our strong understanding and experience of the Middle East market, I believe Nats is the right partner to help solve these problems.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A Boeing 777 with an engine on fire safely landed at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport on Saturday, a source with the airport's air traffic control services said.
NATS also provides air traffic control services at 15 of the nation's major airports including Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Birmingham, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow, together with air traffic services at Gibraltar Airport.
The tower staff, led by Air Traffic Manager Milton Souza, set out to completely transform their reputation and improve their air traffic control services.
Under the terms of the contract, GAL will provide RAK International Airport with a full array of air traffic control services, from manning to the analysis of standards, procedures and facilities at the airport.
The increase was explained with the interest of the company to provide air traffic control services as the monopoly of state-owned airports authority AENA is likely to be abolished in 2011.

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