Let's start by looking at news from the Middle East. Dubai International Airport and Al Maktoum Internation Airport are set to receive the most advanced digital voice-over IP communication system in the world. That's thanks to a new deal with Indra.
In the UK, Heathrow Airport will continue its strategic partnership with NATS. Their collaboration with the leading air traffic services company is now set to keep going until April 3030.
There's big news for Ukraine as it signs a milestone aviation agreement with the European Union. The air transport agreement signed at the summit in Kyiv lays the foundations for a 'Common Aviation Area' between Ukraine and the EU. Here's the full story if you'd like to learn more.
Finally, we're pleased to see that there are continued positive signs of air traffic growth. In September, ENAIRE managed over 147,000 flights which is only 27% less than in 2019. This is another great sign that air traffic continues to trend in the right direction. Long may it continue!
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