Belgocontrol

Belgocontrol will provide air navigation services at the airport of Kortrijk-Wevelgem

As from November Belgocontrol will be active at the international airport of Kortrijk-Wevelgem. The public company will provide flight information as well as meteorological...

Collaboration between Belgocontrol, SOWAER and Belgian Defence: new radar in Florennes

Installed on a 30-meter high tower, the new radar of Belgocontrol has been operational since this morning. It provides essential information to air traffic...

Solid performance throughout 2016 thrusts Belgocontrol into the future

Not only in the field of safety did the national provider of air traffic control services Belgocontrol perform very well in 2016; the company...

New failure at Belgocontrol: Pilots worry about air safety

On 7 June 2017, following a new failure at Belgocontrol, the Belgian Cockpit Association published a Press Release urging Belgocontrol to immediately take all...
Belgocontrol Brussels Airport

Belgocontrol achieves excellent safety results in 2016

At the beginning of the year, Belgocontrol announced that it had perfectly fulfilled its task of securing air traffic in 2016: indeed, no incidents...

Satellite navigation landings increase safety, accessibility and capacity at Brussels Airport

As from today, aircraft can use satellite navigation for landing at Brussels Airport. They can use that system in case the Instrument Landing System...

Belgocontrol tests the Continuous Descent Operations (CDO) in Charleroi and Liège airports

Starting today, the pilots of selected airlines will be able to land under the CDO procedure at the regional airports of Charleroi and Liège....
Belgocontrol Brussels Airport

Flawless air traffic control by Belgocontrol in 2016

Throughout 2016 there were no ‘serious’ or ‘important’ incidents attributable to Belgocontrol. In view of that result, Belgocontrol’s air traffic controllers prove that they...

Forty-one more flights cancelled at Brussels Airport this morning

Forty-one flights have been cancelled at Brussels Airport this morning (Thursday) as a result of the Belgocontrol air traffic controllers' strike of Tuesday and Wednesday....

Belgocontrol opens its doors

On Sunday 4 October Belgocontrol will participate in the Open Companies Day. That day, visitors will have the unique opportunity to step behind the...

‘07 Rechtdoor’ flight trajectories at Brussels Airport adapted by 31 March 2016

Today, Belgocontrol received the instruction to adapt the so-called ‘07 Rechtdoor’ flight trajectories. The air traffic service provider immediately pulls out all the stops...

Belgocontrol repeats demand for framework law following preliminary relief proceedings

Belgocontrol has taken note of the appeal in preliminary relief proceedings initiated by east of Brussels residents against the Belgian State and the autonomous...

Belgocontrol equipment considered recent and well maintained according to independent expert

This morning, an independent expert initiated an inquiry at Belgocontrol in order to identify the causes of the blackout last Wednesday. He has shared...

BREAKING: closure of Belgian air space at least until 1730

Due to a power failure at Belgocontrol, Belgian air space has been closed from 09:45 this morning at least until 17:30 local time today,...

Belgocontrol to weekly report on air traffic on Brussels Airport

From now on, Belgocontrol will provide online information on runway use, flight paths and CDO landings of the past week. That way, it honours...

Belgocontrol applies runway use correctly at Brussels Airport

An annual Eurocontrol audit report shows that Belgocontrol meticulously applies the established runway use at Brussels Airport. Every deviation during the observation period was...

New: all air traffic movements at Brussels Airport trackable online

Brussels Airport Company and Belgocontrol launch www.batc.be, a website on which everyone can consult information about air traffic. The website was presented this afternoon...

Belgocontrol in search of new air traffic controllers

Belgocontrol is recruiting new air traffic controllers. Interested candidates can apply as from today. At the end of a rigorous selection process, 12 candidates will...