BridgeT, Trajectory Based Operations

BridgeT, Trajectory Based Operations

The European Commission has put in place the ‘Single European Sky’ Research Programme (SESAR) to innovatie the European Air Traffic Management (ATM) system towards the year 2020. This requires innovations on many aspects of the ATM system. An important challenge lies in developing of so-called ‘ Trajectory Based Operations’, where optimal flight paths are selected […]

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BridgeT, Trajectory Based Operations

BridgeT, Trajectory Based Operations

De Europese Commissie heeft het ‘Single European Sky’ Research Programme (SESAR) in gang gezet om het Europese Air Traffic Management systeem in de periode tot 2020 te innoveren. Dit vereist innovatie van verschillende aspecten van het ATM systeem. Een belangrijke uitdaging daarbij is de ontwikkeling van ‘Trajectory Based Operations’, waarbij in samenspraak met verschillende betrokkenen […]

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Airborne Separation Assistance Systems (ASAS)

  Airborne Separation Assistance Systems (ASAS) provide information to the cockpit about the position of surrounding traffic. In the future this may enable the flight crew to take over some of the separation tasks of air traffic controllers. The ASAS project investigates which of these systems might be beneficial for operations at Schiphol.

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Successful SARA Real Time simulations

Successful SARA Real Time simulations

In the last two weeks the project team ‘Speed and Route Advisor (SARA)’ has completed a successful real time simulation at NARSIM of the National Aerospace Laboratory (NLR). Fredrik Eriksson, project manager SARA: “The simulations were an important step in the validation of the SARA operational concept and completed a year of intensive concept development. […]

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First Innovation Leadership Award goes to…

First Innovation Leadership Award goes to…

On Monday June 8th 2008, Mr. Theo van de Ven, Sr. Manager Strategy and Charges received the first Innovation Leadership Award. The board of the Knowledge Development Centre Mainport Schiphol, praised him for his important contribution to the Mainport Schiphol and the way he has distinguished himself through dedication, leadership and creativity.

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NOC-rate vs. Sustainability

The organisations KLM, Schiphol and LVNL have their own framework and definitions for measuring the quality of the airport operations. Each party will, based on their own framework, make operational decisions. NOC-rate and Sustainability are two indicators of the quality of the airport product, but has a different meaning to the parties involved. The objective […]

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