ENAIRE improves flight efficiency by making greater use of continuous descent operations

47% of the approaches authorised in Málaga in 2021 were green, the highest of any major European airportThe airports of Gran Canaria (43%), Palma (38%), Barcelona (36%) and Madrid (28%) also stood out in this metricThis helps save fuel in aircraft and reduces atmospheric emissionsThe average use of "green" descents in Spain between January and Read More

ENAIRE launches its first Business Ideas Competition in Air Traffic Management aimed at students, university graduates and entrepreneurs

Registration period open until 31 December Through its subsidiary CRIDA, it will help turn entrepreneurial initiatives into real projectsThe three ideas selected that stand out during development will receive prizes of 5,000, 3,000 and 1,000 eurosThe best business plan will receive an additional 10,000 euros photo caption: José Miguel de Pablo director of CRIDA a Read More

The Government authorises a contract for nearly 48 million euros to operate the systems that support air traffic management in Spain

Specifically, these systems are the Automated Air Traffic Control Service (SACTA), the presentation of flight plans (ICARO), the radar network and voice communications systems, which are essential for air navigation.The systems located in ENAIRE's five en route and approach control centres, all the radars and every airport will be covered by this service.The contract execution Read More

ENAIRE upgrades its navaid system at the Ibiza Airport with cutting-edge technology

The new VOR/DME installation provides guidance and distance information to aircraft on approach to the airport- It required an investment of 744,000 euros ENAIRE, Spain's national air navigation service provider, has placed into service a new VOR/DME system at the Ibiza Airport. This navaid, through its cutting-edge technology, provides guidance and distance information, offering support Read More

ENAIRE and Aena improve operations at the La Palma Airport with new satellite navigation procedures

- The new operations apply to the runway 18 and 36 thresholds- They further enhance the safety and consistency of operations, as well as the continuity and quality of the services provided- ENAIRE, the first national company to be certified to design and validate flight procedures (FPD), is designing, documenting and validating the new flight Read More

ENAIRE and Aena improve operations at the César Manrique-Lanzarote Airport with new satellite navigation procedures

- The new operation applies to the runway 21 threshold- This further enhances the safety and consistency of operations, as well as the continuity and quality of the services provided- ENAIRE, the first national company to be certified to design and validate flight procedures (FPD), is designing, documenting and validating the new flight procedure, including Read More

ENAIRE recovered 92.6% of flights in June compared to the record levels of 2019

- ENAIRE managed over 190,000 flights in the sixth month of the year- The recovery of air traffic in Spain exceeds the European average by 6.5 percentage points- The flights managed in Seville rose by 4.9%- Fourth consecutive month of traffic growth in the Balearic Islands- Compared to the number of flights in June 2021, Read More

ENAIRE updates its organisational structure

.to align it with its strategy for safety, security, sustainability, customers and corporate social responsibility - The Strategy and Innovation Directorate will identify new areas of services and businesses as part of the European Digital Sky in order to enhance ENAIRE's international standing- A Sustainability and Institutional Relations Division is being created to address the Read More

ENAIRE celebrates the appointment of Raúl Medina as Director of EUROCONTROL

"Crowning a successful career managing Spanish airspace"After the success of the World ATM Congress in Madrid- ENAIRE's CEO, Ángel Luis Arias, believes that "this boosts Spain's leadership in promoting the European air transport sector".-  ENAIRE has endorsed initiatives in active collaboration with EUROCONTROL to build the Single European Sky, and has supported the network vision Read More

ENAIRE coordinates measures to mitigate the impact of the air traffic control strike in Marseille

The union action that affects part of the controllers in Aix-en-Provence, in the Marseille Flight Region,which took place from 06:30 on Saturday 25 to 06:30 on Monday 27, with further strikes possible- ENAIRE is in constant contact with its French counterpart and the European Network Manager (EUROCONTROL) to assess the implications of potential alternative routes Read More