World ATM Leaders Kick Off Day One
ATCA CANSO ENAIRE
Leaders from the Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA), Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO), and ENAIRE joined Ana María Pastor Julián, Spain’s ministry of public works and transport, during the opening ceremony of World ATM Congress 2016.
“We are honored that Minister Pastor Julián is here to formally open this fourth World ATM Congress,” said Jeff Poole, CANSO director general. “It is truly an accomplishment for a minister to be with us for four years.”
After discussing how Spanish aviation is growing—a 14.3 percent increase in passengers so far this year compared to last year—Pastor Julián focused on global air traffic management (ATM).
“The world air traffic system is a very complex clockwork of systems that will become more and more
precise as we move toward a single European sky,”
she said.Poole and ATCA President and CEO Peter F. Dumont focused on the theme of this year’s World ATM: Leadership, Change, and Implementation.
“We’re taking a fresh look at changes being created at airports by remote towers and airport collaborative decision making »
Events List for Press
|Wednesday, 9 March||10.00-14.00||Northrop Grumman, Park Air Systems||Breakfast Reception||Northrop Grumman Stand #431|
|Wednesday, 9 March||11.15 – 12.15||ERA||Press Event: North Sea Area Surveillance Project||ERA Stand #367||Available for interviews: Viktor Sotona, CEO ERA & Jurgen van Avermaete, General Manager Procedures, LVNL|
|Wednesday, 9 March||15.00||Northrop Grumman, Park Air Systems||50 Years of Park Air Aviation, Champagne and Cake Reception||Northrop Grumman Stand #431|
|Wednesday, 9 March||15.00||Indra Navia||Champagne Reception||Indra stand #553.|
|Wednesday, 9 March||14.00 – 15.00||ROMATSA||Traditional / Romanian Happy Hour||ROMATSA Stand #1151|
|Thursday, 10 March||10.00-14.00||Northrop Grumman, Park Air Systems||Breakfast Reception||Northrop Grumman Stand #431|