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ATM Magazine Article on Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial

Following the shortlisting of the Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial for the ATM Awards, Air Traffic Management Magazine have published the article below in their 01/2020 edition (requires subscription). The article above is available as a pdf here: Airspace4All-GA-Airfield-ATS-ADS-B-Traffic-Display-Trial-ATM-Magzine-01-2020-Article and is also available via subscription on the Air Traffic Management Magazine website. … Continue reading ATM Magazine Article on Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial

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EASA ‘Sunny Swift’ acknowledges Airspace Complexity

“Making airspace more and more complex is increasing the risk of airspace infringements.” Sunny Swift Issue 19: Airspace Complexity – Part 1 Every pilot has faced challenges with airspace complexity when planning or taking a flight – this latest edition of Sunny Swift is the first in a two part series designed to provide some … Continue reading EASA ‘Sunny Swift’ acknowledges Airspace Complexity

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Preventing airspace infringements in the vicinity of Farnborough Controlled Airspace

Airspace & Safety Initiative have published another Infringement Prevention Update. This one covers the new Farnourough Class D & E airspace that comes into effect on 27th Feb 2020. This update follows the format of the other narratives that focus on identified ‘hot-spots’ to help prevent airspace infringements. It has been written to provide a … Continue reading Preventing airspace infringements in the vicinity of Farnborough Controlled Airspace

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Traffic Info from ATS ADS-B Traffic Display helps avoid collision at North Weald

"without the ADS-B trial at North Weald it was unlikely that the AGO would have seen the Quik early enough to provide Traffic Information" On 2nd August 2019, the ADS-B Traffic Display provided to North Weald airfield as part of the Airspace4All GA Airfield ATS ADS-B Traffic Display Trial showed its worth when it played … Continue reading Traffic Info from ATS ADS-B Traffic Display helps avoid collision at North Weald

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Solent CTA-3 and CTA-5 airspace infringement ‘hot spot’

Airspace & Safety Initiative have published a new infringement ‘hot spot’ update, this time covering the area north of Southampton Airport. See here: https://airspacesafety.com/updates/ This infringement update is the ninth in a series of narratives focusing on identified infringement ‘hot-spots’ in the UK. It has been written by members of the Solent LAIT, Southampton Airport and … Continue reading Solent CTA-3 and CTA-5 airspace infringement ‘hot spot’

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Government Confirms Lower Airspace Review in House of Lords Debate

The Government has confirmed that it will be reviewing lower airspace infrastructure during a debate on a new airspace law. In her opening remarks, Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Parliamentary Under- Secretary of State at the Department for Transport) confirmed that the Government will be reviewing controlled airspace, saying that the programme would include “airspace changes … Continue reading Government Confirms Lower Airspace Review in House of Lords Debate

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Mid-Air Collisions: An Evidence-Based Analysis of Risk – 1975 to 2018

Airspace4All has published an amended version of its report - Mid-Air Collisions: An Evidence-Based Analysis of Risk - 1975 to 2018, which analyses mid-air collisions in the UK. The amended version corrects an error on page 3 in the glider risk of collision percentage figures. Read the 6 page report here: Mid-Air Collisions: An Evidence-Based … Continue reading Mid-Air Collisions: An Evidence-Based Analysis of Risk – 1975 to 2018

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NOTAMETER – ICAO NOTAM quality research tool

The Notameter is an ICAO research tool that takes a look at NOTAM Quality. Weʼve set criteria - like the length of the NOTAM, timeframe, format, Q-codes -and use these criteria for a simple pass/fail. A NOTAM Quality score can therefore be seen for country, showing the percentage of satifactory Notams (all criteria met). The … Continue reading NOTAMETER – ICAO NOTAM quality research tool

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