Constant growth in air traffic has caused congestion in the sky and at airports. Optimising the available capacity is therefore vital. Research performed by NATS and EUROCONTROL has indicated that the physical separation between aircraft can be optimized by re-categorizing aircraft... read more
The aviation industry is often associated with air pollution and climate change. Is air travel as polluting as it is portrayed to be? And what possibilities or solutions are there to mitigate the effects? Despite growth, the energy intensity shares of air transport have remained fairly... read more
This fact sheet examines the current effectiveness of US aviation security from a government perspective. New security measures were implemented after 9/11 to deal with identified bottlenecks. In terms of ‘soft-security’, an advanced version of the old and limited CAPPS system was... read more
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12-10-2017 - 13-10-2017