Belgocontrol

A new company name for Belgium’s air traffic control provider Belgocontrol

A change of company name for Belgocontrol. According to French-language daily newspaper La Dernière Heure (DH), the Belgian air navigation and traffic service provider for the civil airspace for which the Belgian...

Keeping drones safe, secure and green: European Commission launches the European Network of U-space Demonstrators

Today EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc launched the European network for drone demonstration projects. The network will become a forum to share knowledge on...

Close to 70% of the landing runways in Belgium equipped with satellite navigation thanks to Belgocontrol

As from now, aircraft will be able to land on Brussels Airport’s runway 19 thanks to satellite navigation. From a total of 18 landing...

Interhospital transport by drone becomes reality in Belgium

Helicus Aero Initiative (HAI) is putting in place a system that is able to transport medical parcels by drones between hospitals and their laboratories/pharmacies....

Belgocontrol CEO Johan Decuyper receives prestigious Air Traffic Control Association award in the US

FABEC rewarded for its innovative research on unpredictable factors in air traffic control At the presentation of the ATCA awards in Maryland (US), Johan Decuyper,...

Belgocontrol and ANA Lux further expand their air traffic control collaboration

Both Belgian and Luxembourg air navigation service providers are very satisfied with the intense collaboration they started after concluding an agreement in 2017. They...

Belgocontrol performs very well as regards punctuality in the first half of 2018

Despite the overall increase in air traffic in Europe, Belgocontrol’s results in terms of punctuality are once again outstanding. With only 0.06 minutes of...

Brussels Airport partners (Brussels Airlines, TUIfly, DHL Express, Belgocontrol) strengthen environmental cooperation

Belgocontrol and Brussels Airport Company have signed a cooperation agreement with Brussels Airlines, TUI Fly and DHL Express, on undertaking joint initiatives that further...

Entry Point North Belgium welcomes its first ATCo students in the presence of the Minister of Mobility

On 3 September Entry Point North Belgium welcomed its first students in Brussels during a ceremony in the presence of the Federal Minister of...

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...

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...
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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...

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...