In our first story, there's exciting news as Kuwait announces plans to build a new airport in the northern area. Currently, the Municipal Committee Council of the Jahra Governorate is working with the DGCA to find the best site so they can begin construction.
In news from the Pacific, Papua New Guinea is achieving excellent operational efficiencies for its airspace thanks to its use of Airen space-based ADS-B data services. You can read the full story here.
Thankfully, there is more positive news around air traffic growth with UkSATSE reporting they saw a 62.3 percent increase on flights in 2021 compared with 2020. We always love to see positive growth figures like these!
There's an exciting collaboration occurring in the world of unmanned flight with SmartSky, GE Aviation and Mosaic ATM teaming up. They will work together to enhance flight management systems and air traffic management for advanced air mobility. Click this link to check out the details.
To bring things to a conclusion, we'd like to share another Radar Contact episode. In this episode, we talk with Steven Moor about the latest trends in the ATM industry. It's the first episode of season 2 (there are 18 episodes in the first season ready for you to check out). And make sure to stay tuned, as we've got many interesting guests lined up for the coming months!
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