Big change: Russia finally moving to QNH
If you have a Russia trip coming up soon, then keep a close eye on those charts. The whole feet-meters conversion/QFE/”Descend to height” carry on is going to start disappearing effective February 2017.
The Zhukovsky airport is open
In Zhukovsky town situated near Moscow in the presence of Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev opening of the new airport of the Moscow air hub took place. The international airport Zhukovsky is the first airport complex in Russia where possibilities of effective non-aeronautical activities were taken into account during blueprint stages of the terminal.
NAIS 2017 has opened in Crocus Expo. Innovative developments and solutions for civil aviation infrastructure, the dialogue of government and business are in the one platform.
IV National Aviation Infrastructure Show NAIS 2017 opened on 8 February in Crocus Expo. NAIS is a landmark event for professionals of the aviation industry and a key platform for dialogue between representatives of aviation business and authorities.
New Automated TOPAZ ATM System Put into Operation by Kamchatka Air Navigation
Air traffic services at Kamchatka Air Navigation branch, FSUE “State ATM Corporation” are now provided with the use of a state-of-the-art automated TOPAZ ATM system after an authorization for commissioning of a new control tower at Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky Airport was granted by the Federal Air Transport Agency.
Magadan Flight Control Centre takes over responsibilities for ATS from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky ACC
On 28 April 2016, at 00:00 UTC, responsibilities for air traffic management in the upper airspace of “EAST” Sector of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky ACC were transferred to «Kamchatka-1» Sector of Magadan Flight Control Centre in full compliance with the Russian Federation Government Decree № 652 dated 01.09.2008 on approval of Federal Target Programme of Russian ATM System modernization (2009-2020) and Magadan ACC consolidation Action Plan.
Experts evaluated the ATM system in Krasnoyarsk consolidated center
Commission of experts including representatives of Central Siberia Air Navigation branch, Krasnoyarsk ATM center and NITA held a technical meeting for the progress of ATM system introduction in Krasnoyarsk consolidated center.
State ATM Corporation participates in VOLKAM/16
Last week, “Kamchatka Air Navigation” Branch of State ATM Corporation conducted VOLKAM/16 international remote volcanic ash exercises for the Far Eastern part of ICAO European Region.
ATC Global 2015, the flagship event of ATC Week, opens its doors to the international air traffic management community in Dubai on Monday
This Monday, 5th October, the ATC Global Exhibition & Conference will welcome international air traffic management (ATM) professionals from over 100 countries to the Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE.
Russian ANSP Director General interviewed for ENAV
During his visit to Italy's ANSP ENAV S.p.A., Director General of the State ATM Corporation Igor Moiseenko gave an interview to ENAV's corporate magazine