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02 December 2021 12:03

Air traffic at Åre Östersund Airport is now remotely controlled from Arlanda

On 1 December, air traffic control at Åre Östersund Airport was connected to LFV's remote air traffic control centre at Arlanda, RTC Stockholm. Åre Östersund Airport then became the second Swedavia airport with this concept for air navigation services. Read more

13 September 2021 10:27

LFV tasked with proposing a new lower airspace in Sweden

Swedish Air Navigation Service Provider LFV has been commissioned by the Swedish Government to propose how the airspace below 2900 meters should be designed to create better conditions for more environmentally friendly flights to Swedish airports. Read more

01 September 2021 11:04

Saab’s Digital Towers Selected for Belgium

Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions (SDATS) has been selected for a long-term framework agreement by skeyes, the Air Traffic Control organisation of Belgium, for their Digital Tower programme. Read more

01 June 2021 14:34

LFV commissions new remote air-traffic control centre

Today LFV commissioned the new remote tower centre, RTC Stockholm, for remote air-traffic control at some of Swedavia’s airports. The first airport to be connected to the centre was Kiruna Airport. Read more

18 May 2021 16:05

Easier to measure aircraft noise during the pandemic

LFV recently participated in a research project at KTH. In less than 3 hours, 18 flights were carried out where noise was measured using microphones next to the runway. ‘I am glad that we have been able to participate and contribute to the research. Read more

18 May 2021 16:00

COLA: fatigue study on the pandemic's effect on air traffic controllers' work situation

A research study is currently underway where LFV is conducting fatigue studies on various shift rotations and pandemic-related impact on the work situation of air traffic controllers. Read more