Background Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), more popularly known as drones, are increasingly flying in our skies due to the rapid development of enabling technologies and the increasing number of services they can deliver. Leisure drones alone are estimated to … Continue reading Civil drones, the new inhabitants of our skies: what are the main challenges and opportunities for the European aviation players?
European multicultural and international context is its own signature. Europe benefits from a high-diversified pool of countries with different cultures, necessities and strengths, which overall constitutes a solid environment for development and research. These factors lead Europe to a unique … Continue reading European defragmentation through a single, harmonised and interoperable surveillance framework
In the area of safety, our latest publication since ISSUE 4 is a White Paper that goes deeper into the ‘Safety Intelligence Initiative’ concept for aviation-which primarily focuses on the implementation of Advanced Safety Management Systems. This White Paper also provides … Continue reading Safety Intelligence Initiative – A White Paper to face the initial obstacles for the successful implementation of Advanced Safety Management Systems
The EU is highly dependent on ports for global trade but also within its internal market. Approximately 74% of goods imported and exported and 37% of exchanges within the EU transit take place through ports . Ports in recent years … Continue reading Smart Ports in Europe, where are we going?
Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) is a high capacity, low cost public transit solution that can significantly improve urban mobility. This system uses specialized buses on dedicated lanes to transport passengers quickly and efficiently, while offering the flexibility to meet transit … Continue reading Success factors in BRT systems
Introduction ALG has been very active in the Middle East and its commitment in the region led it to establish its own office in Dubai which is now on its 9th year. This presence has strengthened its ties with major … Continue reading Middle East logistics overview Challenges vs. Opportunities
Twenty years after the effective liberalization of air transport in the European Union through the introduction of cabotage rights in 1997, Airlines have fully experienced the disrupting power of competition in the single market and passengers have benefitted from a … Continue reading The long-haul European flight through its Single Sky: accomplishments and turbulences
Our consultants share their first-hand experience on the on-going transformation of defence in Europe, and the role of innovation management in ensuring a more united, effective and safe EU. Why ‘Defence’ is currently under the spotlight in Europe Since its … Continue reading Managing innovation in European defence – A key enabler to success
Safety Intelligence – this is a real trend, involving several international initiatives, which will cause an evolution from the traditional safety approach to the next generation of methods: safety information sharing and analysis with the involvement of all aviation stakeholders, … Continue reading Safety Intelligence Initiative – One Step Forward into Advanced IT Safety Management Solutions