THE NEWLY INAUGURATED SHANNON, Ireland, en route air traffic management center expects to handle 90% of transatlantic flights when the Northern Oceanic Transition Area airspace is implemented in January 2005. With the current airspace, Shannon handles 70% of the transatlantic traffic. Both the Shannon and Dublin centers are equipped with Thales Eurocat ATM and voice communication control systems. This has the added benefit of providing a virtual center for the Irish Aviation Authority, ...


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