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Call for evidence: Electronic Conspicuity Solutions

Consultation: 18th March 2019 - 25th May 2019. Electronic Conspicuity (EC) is one of the most important airspace modernisation initiatives because of its potential to unlock safety benefits and save lives by reducing the likelihood of infringements and mid-air collisions. The CAA is calling for evidence on the suggested approach to coordinating adoption of EC [...]


“The future of ATM in Europe and the role of the air traffic controller” – London, 24 April 2019

GATCO, ITAérea and the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) are hosting a half-day event no "The future of Air Traffic Management in Europe and the role of the air traffic controller" on Wednesday 24th of April 2019 at the RAeS headquarters in London: Royal Aeronautical Society No.4 Hamilton Place London W1J 7BQ +44 (0)20 7670 [...]

2019-03-14T13:36:55+00:0014-Mar-2019|GATCO News|

Economic Regulation at Heathrow from January 2020: Interim H7 Price Control Proposals

Consultation: 28th February 2019 - 23rd April 2019. The CAA is consulting on their initial proposals for the interim H7 (iH7) arrangements to apply after the end of the current price control on Heathrow Airport Limited's charges to airlines at Heathrow Airport, which is due to expire on 31 December 2019. This would form a [...]


New drone legislation not enough – GATCO’s views

New drone legislation effective 13 March 2019 is not enough to ensure the safety of the travelling public. While the UK government has taken some welcomed action on drone regulation, mandatory geo-fencing must be introduced without delay to aid enforcement. That move is one of six safety steps being called for by GATCO to [...]

2019-03-08T09:04:58+00:0025-Feb-2019|GATCO News|

ITAérea Aeornautical Business School becomes corporate member of GATCO

ITAérea Aeronautical Business School has joined GATCO as a corporate member after its application was unanimously accepted during the January EB meeting. ITAérea is an international business school specialised in airport and aeronautical management with worldwide presence and over 300 lecturers drawn from senior management within the aviation and ATM industries. ITAérea's [...]

2019-02-18T11:16:52+00:0018-Feb-2019|GATCO News|

Reference Period 3 Performance Draft Proposals

Consultation: 14th February 2019 - 12th April 2019.The CAA is consulting on its draft proposals for the UK’s performance plan for the period from January 2020 to December 2024 – Reference Period 3 (RP3). NATS (En Route) plc (NERL) provides en route and certain approach air traffic services in the UK. As a monopoly, it [...]


Heathrow Airport — Airspace and Future Operations

Consultation: 8th January 2019 - 4th March 2019. Heathrow Airport is consulting on airspace and operational changes relating to the expansion of Heathrow Airport. The consultation describes the required airspace changes and the local factors to consider to make better use of the two existing runways and also the operation of three runways in the [...]

2019-03-04T16:16:57+00:0008-Jan-2019|Past Consultations|

GATCO welcomes further safety steps on drone regulation

GATCO welcomes further safety steps relating to drone regulation announced by the Department for Transport (DfT) in the Government response to the consultation "Taking Flight: The Future of Drones in the UK". The extension of the restriction zone around aerodromes to ensure drones are not in the unsafe proximity of manned aircraft during take off [...]

2019-02-17T11:35:29+00:0008-Jan-2019|GATCO News|