U-Space - a way to integrate RPAS into the civil aviation concept

Applications of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) are growing rapidly. They are used for a wide range of tasks, including logistics, surveillance, geo information or agriculture...

Avoiding airspace infringements

Airspace infringements (AI) are also referred to as unauthorized penetrations of airspace. They are generally defined as flights into notified airspace without previously requesting and...

Improving aviation security and facilitation

Tourism plays an important role in the Portuguese economy. According to figures from the World Economic Forum (WEF), Portugal was the 14th most competitive country...

Airport development and regional connectivity in Croatia

The airports network in Croatia is well developed and geographically widespread. There are currently 8 international airports certified in accordance with EU Regulation 139/2014 and...

Cyber security in Air Traffic Management

In order to ensure the highest standard of safety and security within Luxembourg’s civil aviation, one of the missions of the Luxembourg Directorate of Civil...

State safety programme in The Netherlands

In July 2013 ICAO published a new annex to the Chicago Convention, quite unique: Annex 19 on ‘Safety Management’. The 2nd edition of Annex 19...