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International ATM Forum descends on Cornwall

The International Forum for Aviation Research ATM (Air Traffic Management) Working Group is holding a workshop this week at the NAV CENTRE.  National aeronautics R&D organizations from 13 nations have formed the ATM Working Group on to develop a global operational concepts , and enhance collaboration.  The workshop will be attended by the ATM senior leaders and researchers from the 13 national member R&D and their ANSP (Air Navigation Service Provider) organizations.

March 24, 2016  By Choose Cornwall

22 scientists have made the trip to Cornwall for the workshop with several more conferencing in via the Internet. This is the first time the ATM Working Group has met face to face.

“These scientists advise their respective governments and help to set the rules for air traffic control in the world,” said Kim Coe-Turner, General Manager of the NAV CENTRE. “NAV CANADA and the National Research Council are pleased to host the workshop and help showcase Canadian expertise in the sector.”

NAV CANADA is the country’s private sector civil air navigation services provider while the National Research Council is the Government of Canada’s research and technology organization. The NAV CENTRE is a major conference facility owned and operated by Nav Canada, and is fully equipped to train air traffic controllers. | READ MORE



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