West Airspace Deployment: The “O” Date16 March 2023
With the operational “O” date for West Airspace Deployment (West) only one week away (the day the airspace changes go live), you might be wondering what actually happens on the day.
Girls competition shines a light on cyber careers10 March 2023
Earlier this year, we were fortunate enough to host the South East regional final of the 2023 CyberFirst Girls Competition. This was our third time, and it was as inspiring as the first.
Our progress so far8 March 2023
I’m sure by the time you are reading this article you will be fully aware that today is International Women’s Day. Marked every year on 8 March, it aims to celebrate women’s achievements and increase visibility, while calling out inequality. This year, International Women’s Day also happens to also coincide with Women of Aviation Week, which aims to address the gender imbalance across our industry.
West Airspace Deployment: Getting ready for implementation23 February 2023
We’re now less than a month away from West Airspace Deployment (West) and we are busy finalising preparations for implementation.
Inspiring a more diverse future for aviation10 February 2023
Back in 2021, NATS began its partnership with Fantasy Wings to reach and attract a more diverse pool of talent. We recently hosted a dedicated day at our Swanwick centre, offering up to 20 young people from the programme the opportunity to learn more about NATS and the wonderful world of aviation.
West Airspace Deployment: 50 Days To Go1 February 2023
West will transform the way UK airspace is structured above 7,000ft over southwest England and Wales, helping us towards the industry’s 2050 net zero target and modernising the route network to enable a simpler and safer future for air travel.
Adios FerroNATS, thanks for the memories1 February 2023
This week we said a bittersweet adios to FerroNATS, the pioneering Spanish joint venture we originally set up with Ferrovial Servicios – now Serveo – over a decade ago in 2011.
Considering a career in analytics?31 January 2023
NATS Analyst, Stiliyan Gadzhe, talks about his journey into NATS and why he would recommend a career in analytics.
Controlling Cosmic Girl – An Historic Mission26 January 2023
It might not have been a successful mission for Virgin Orbit earlier this month, but it was a privilege to be involved in the UK’s first rocket launch, a major operation and a landmark moment for the country’s defence space strategy.
NATS is developing new concepts to improve ATM performance and environmental benefits. Sarah Dow, Advanced Tools & Concepts Lead, tells us more.