A written procedure on the adoption of the EU’s position on the approval of a modification to the EU ATM Master Plan is taking place between 12 – 31 October 2017.
Research partnerships between the EU, the private sector and the Member States are on track to deliver their objectives, improving people’s lives, and boosting Europe’s international competitiveness. This was confirmed by the results of interim evaluations of public-private and public-public partnerships supported by Horizon 2020, the EU’s €77 billion research and innovation programme.
On 5 October 2017, the European Commission has launched the 2017 Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Transport call for project proposals that targets exclusively the programme’s priority ‘Single European Sky – SESAR’. Applicants are invited to submit their proposals on the deployment of new and mature technologies and practices that support harmonised Air Traffic Management (ATM) systems and standards in Europe. The call deadline is on 15 March 2018 at 17.00 CET. The maximum available call budget is €290 million. A virtual information day on the call will take place on 19 October 2017.
The information day targets applicants of the 2017 CEF Transport call – priority ‘Single European Sky – SESAR’. The call is expected to open on 6 October 2017. The event will cover priorities and particularities of the call, evaluation and award process, as well as tips on how to prepare the Cost-Benefit and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis and how to submit a successful proposal. Two interactive Q&A sessions will take place during the information day.
Against the backdrop of the European Digital Transport Days, the SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU) is organising an event to kick off the campaign for the next edition of the European ATM Master Plan – the common roadmap for modernising Europe’s air traffic management (ATM) system.
The committee was consulted on the draft Commission Implementing Regulation amending Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1079/2012 as regards certain references to ICAO provisions (advisory procedure).
The committee was consulted on the draft Commission Implementing Regulation amending Implementing Regulation (EU) No 255/2010 as regards certain references to ICAO provisions (advisory procedure).