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Keep up with the latest news and updates from the team at Micro Nav – delivering ATC simulation and training systems to airports, ANSPs, air forces and training colleges worldwide.

29th October 2020

Q&A with our ATM Director, and military expert, Chris Foster

Micro Nav’s ATM Director, Chris Foster, discusses his experience of the military air traffic management (ATM) industry, and how the BEST simulator is the leading solution for training. Chris recently joined CANSO’s Operational Training Task Force, providing his knowledge and expertise…

14th October 2020

ATC tower simulator project completed for Qatar Civil Aviation Authority

Earlier this year, Micro Nav completed a project to design, deliver and commission a 360° 3D Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower simulator for Qatar Civil Aviation Authority (QCAA) at Hamad International Airport, as well as a technical refresh of the existing…

30th September 2020

Micro Nav contributes expertise to CANSO Cybersecurity publication

As a member of CANSO‘s Cyber Safety Task Force, Micro Nav’s IT Manager, David Bain, shared his expertise in contributing to CANSO’s recently published Standard of Excellence in Cybersecurity that brings together best practices, knowledge and experience from various industry experts….

10th September 2020

ATM Director joins CANSO Task Force

Our ATM Director, Chris Foster, joins CANSO’s new Operational Training Task Force, providing expertise in ATC training and simulation. Earlier this year, CANSO created the Operational Training Task Force (OTTF) to provide a forum for global collaboration on best practices in…

30th July 2020

Successful delivery of Saab-contracted ATC Tower simulator at ANWS in Taiwan

Micro Nav delivered a 360° 3D ATC simulator to Taiwan Air Navigation and Weather Services (ANWS), including full integration with the Saab Integrated ATC Suite (I-ATS) operational system. Saab contracted Micro Nav to provide the 360° 3D tower simulator for ANWS,…

14th July 2020

Free access to ATC simulator for UK airports and ANSPs

Micro Nav is offering its Air Traffic Control (ATC) simulator to UK airports and Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) free of charge, to support a best prepared restart to air traffic services. Micro Nav is making the full capabilities of its…

9th July 2020

CANSO partnership gives ANSPs free access to Micro Nav’s ATC simulation

Micro Nav and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO) have today announced a partnership to support CANSO’s ANSPs Members for a best prepared restart of air traffic services. This partnership sees Micro Nav making the full capabilities of their ATC…

25th June 2020

Royal Netherlands Air Force contracts Micro Nav for ATC simulator move and support contract extension

Micro Nav completes the relocation of the Royal Netherlands Air Force’s (RNLAF) Air Traffic Control radar and tower simulators from the Air Operations and Control Station at Nieuw Milligen to the new, purpose-built Amsterdam Schiphol East facility. The acceptance of the…

19th May 2020

Increase in demand for Micro Nav’s Remote ATC simulation

For years, Micro Nav has offered BEST Remote as part of its single solution ATC simulation product, BEST (Beginning to End for Simulation and Training). The COVID-19 pandemic has seen a dramatic change in circumstances and impacted on working patterns unlikely…

3rd April 2020

BAE Systems Warton upgrades BEST Radar simulator

Micro Nav recently provided BAE Systems, Warton, UK with an upgrade to their existing ATC radar simulator. The ATC function at BAE Systems, Warton services a unique mix of civil, military and test flying. The upgrade consisted of a complete hardware…