Air Traffic Control

Leading EU Tourism Associations join A4E efforts to minimise impact of damaging ATC strikes

29 strike days in the first six months of 2018 have caused delays and cancellations affecting millions of travellers. Members of NET, the...

IAG, Ryanair, easyJet and Wizz Air submit French ATC strikes complaint to European Commission

International Airlines Group (IAG), Ryanair, easyJet and Wizz Air have submitted complaints to the European Commission against France as its air traffic controllers’ strikes...

Belgocontrol operates a “clear the sky” after problem with the loading of data

Belgocontrol operated a "clear the sky" over whole Belgium (under 7,500 ft) this Thursday (19 July) afternoon. There was a problem with the loading of...

Belgocontrol and Walloon airports (Liege and Charleroi) join forces for aviation safety

Safety is the top priority for all airport stakeholders. This is why Belgocontrol and the Public Service of Wallonia (SPW) have signed an agreement...

Belgocontrol launches Droneguide app

As of now, drone users in Belgium have a handy tool to fly safely: the mobile application Droneguide of Belgocontrol and the Belgian Civil...

Eurocontrol chooses Thales for cybersecurity and digitalisation of air traffic services

With steady growth in air traffic, more competition and new environmental challenges, stakeholders in the air transport sector are going through a major transformation...

Belgocontrol fully overcomes past financial losses

Over the past four years, Belgocontrol succeeded in permanently wiping out the losses accumulated in the past, thanks to an appropriate financial policy. At...

Aircraft movements in Dubai rise by 50% in 8 years

"Air Traffic Control is the cornerstone of the aviation sector and Dubai has implemented the most advanced procedure, keeping the safety of passengers and...
Belgocontrol Brussels Airport

Belgocontrol boasts very strong safety results again

Air traffic safety is Belgocontrol’s number one priority. The detailed safety report 2017 states that Belgocontrol performed the second highest score in the Belgian...

Eurocontrol warns airlines to exercise caution in Eastern Mediterranean due to possible launch of air strikes into Syria in next 72 hours

Eurocontrol, the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation, has issued a Rapid Alert Notification to warn airlines to exercise caution in Eastern Mediterranean due to possible...

Eurocontrol’s Enhanced Tactical Flow Management System failure – has restarted normal flow management operations.

There has been a failure of the Enhanced Tactical Flow Management System (ETFMS), with also an impact on the associated flight plan system. Contingency...

Belgocontrol and Living Tomorrow examine future of air traffic control

As of today, Belgocontrol will participate in the Living Tomorrow research and development platform. It aims – together with many other partners – among...

[Update] Belgocontrol is recruiting air traffic controllers for Liège and Charleroi control towers

Walloon airports are in full expansion and Belgocontrol wants to further contribute to their success. This is why the air navigation service provider is...

Belgocontrol is recruiting air traffic controllers for Brussels South Charleroi Airport and Liège Airport

Belgian civil air traffic control organisation Belgocontrol is launching a new recruitment campaign for aspiring air traffic controllers, for both the air traffic control...

Entry Point North and Belgocontrol join forces to deliver high quality training

Entry Point North, one of the largest global ATS academies, and the Belgian ANSP Belgocontrol, signed a long-term agreement to provide Belgocontrol with high...

Belgocontrol awards Egis three-year framework to support strategic transformation

Belgocontrol, the Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) for Belgium, has awarded an Egis consortium a multi-lot framework contract to support its strategic, operational and...

Belgocontrol gathers all information regarding drones on droneguide.be

Belgocontrol and the Belgian Civil Aviation Authority of FPS Mobility and Transport (BCAA) have launched droneguide.be. That digital platform aims to help drone users...

All information on the use of drones in Belgium available this year on website and app

Belgocontrol and the Belgian Civil Aviation Authority (BCAA), together with the company Unifly, are developing two digital platforms to assist both recreational and professional...

Belgocontrol secured more than one million flight movements in 2017

1,073,870: this is the total number of movements that was secured by Belgocontrol air traffic controllers in the Belgian airspace and at Belgian airports...

Belgocontrol reports about increased preferential runway use at Brussels Airport in 2017

Belgocontrol draws the balance of last year’s runway use at Brussels Airport. In 2017 the company could secure 85% of movements at the airport...