FlyATM4E honored with 2021 Digital European Sky Awards on Sustainability

On 17 June, the SESAR JU announced the winners of the 2021 Digital European Sky Awards, celebrating the best of research and innovation in air traffic management in Europe. The five winning projects were selected from a shortlist, following rigorous evaluation by a distinguished jury and a public vote. The awarded projects are emblematic of … More FlyATM4E honored with 2021 Digital European Sky Awards on Sustainability

SESAR Digital European Sky Awards

We are proud to announce that FlyATM4E is nominated for the SESAR Digital European Sky Award in the category SUSTAINABILITY. The 2021 edition of the SESAR JU awards, aims to celebrate the best of SESAR research and innovation, recognising successful SESAR 2020 projects and achievements in the following five categories The Sustainability Award recognises projects working … More SESAR Digital European Sky Awards

FlyATM4E Steering Committee on International Mother Earth Day

FlyATM4E was having its Steering Committee Meeting today. The status of the different work packages were presented and the next steps of FlyATM4E Project were discussed. This meeting coincided with the International Mother Earth Day. Mother Earth is clearly urging a call to action. Nature is suffering. Oceans filling with plastic and turning more acidic. Extreme heat, … More FlyATM4E Steering Committee on International Mother Earth Day

Concept studies on the mitigation potential by climate-optimized flights by DLR

The climate impact of aviation is caused by both CO2 emissions and non-CO2 effects, which include, for example, contrails, and contrail-cirrus, formation of ozone (O3) or methane (CH4) depletion by nitrogen oxide emissions. Aviation can reduce its climate impact by reducing its CO2 emissions and also its non-CO2 effects. One way to implement such mitigation … More Concept studies on the mitigation potential by climate-optimized flights by DLR

Women in aviation

“Increasing female leadership in projects is not an easy task. I feel such activities need to start from the participating organisations. Additionally, visibility to women in science should be fostered and supported, for example in conference committees, evaluation boards, advisory boards and scientific panels.” Sigrun Matthes, Project Coordinator of FlyATM4E This reference is taken from … More Women in aviation

Climate Impact Mitigation Potential of European Air Traffic in a Weather Situation with Strong Contrail Formation

Various team members just published the article Climate Impact Mitigation Potential of European Air Traffic in a Weather Situation with Strong Contrail Formation in the open-access journal Aerospace. It gathers the results from the ATM4E project, a former project in which our members DLR, TUDelft, and TUHH were involved. This project is very linked to … More Climate Impact Mitigation Potential of European Air Traffic in a Weather Situation with Strong Contrail Formation

ECATS 2020

From 13th to 15th of october of 2020, the 3rd ECATS conference was held. It was a big success with more than 200 participants. A large variety of interesting presentations during the three days of conference were given and our consortium members DLR, TU Delft and TUHH participated actively. On the conference webpage, you can … More ECATS 2020

SESAR Webinar: Greener ATM – En-route

FlyATM4E coordinator, Sigrun Matthes participated in the SESAR digital academy webinars. The last of three webinars, Greener ATM – En-route, provided an overview of SESAR solutions that enable environmental efficiency gains in the en-route stage of flight. It was held on Dec. 14th 2020 Program FRA in upper airspace, high and very-high complexityFlorence Serdot-Omer, ATM expert, … More SESAR Webinar: Greener ATM – En-route