News

Mon 19.02.2024

Save the Date! Season Opener 2024

Get ready for our Season Opener 2024 - live and online, in Vienna and Zell am See.
Sun 18.02.2024

Climate Ministry and Austro Control establish Cititzen Participation for Flight Routes e

Proposals for improving arrival and departure routes or statements in regard to new or changed routes can now be submitted by citizens.
Fri 02.02.2024

Free Route Airspace to be extended in 2024

Austro Control is considered a pioneer in Europe when it comes to the implementation of free route airspace. Since 2019, the airspaces of Austria, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Slovenia have been connected with SECSI FRA. The further expansion in March 2024 will create one of the largest cross-border free route airspaces in Europe.ces in Europe.
Mon 29.01.2024

Austrian Drone-Forum 2024

Latest developments in the drone-sector were at the center of Austrian Drone-Forum 2024
Tue 23.01.2024

Examiner Refresher WEBINARS 2024

Please find the dates regarding our Examiner Refresher Webinars 2024.
Wed 20.12.2023

Drones as Christmas present -. what you need to know!

Drones have more than ever become a popular christmas gift. We tell you what you need to know, before lifting off for the first time.
Thu 30.11.2023

Revised procedures for VFR flights in airspace Classes C and D

With December 28th, 2023, revised procedures for VFR flights in airspace Classes C and D will become effective, requiring such flights to establish two-way radio communication with the respective ATC unit.
Mon 27.11.2023

Recruiting-Day a success!

Get insight on how to become an air traffic controller.
Tue 03.10.2023

Austro Control Dronespace: drone traffic management system for Austria is ready for takeoff

Flying a drone in Austria will become even safer and simpler. Austro Control, together with Frequentis, has developed a traffic management system for the safe integration of drones into the Austrian airspace.
Tue 03.10.2023

Change of Phraseology at airfields in Austria

Change of Phraseology at uncontrolled airfields in Austria
Fri 22.09.2023

Conference: "Just Culture and the Judiciary: exploring Safety for all in a culture of justice"

"Just Culture and the Judiciary: exploring Safety for all in a culture of justice", Austro Control and EUROCONTROL hosted a major cross-sector conference at the Austro Tower in Vienna. More than 200 representatives from 30 countries discussed experiences, ideas and new ways of thinking on this topic.
Thu 31.08.2023

Season Opener 2023 - Q&As und Videos online

Season Opener 2023 took place in Vienna on April 15.
Wed 15.03.2023

2023 Edition - Digital Aeronautical Chart - ICAO 1:500.000

The 2023 edition of the digital Aeronautical Chart – ICAO 1:500.000 will be available beginning of April.
Thu 28.04.2022

Daughters Day at Austro Control

Daugters Day at Austro Control. Girls between 11 and 16 had the opportunity to visit our air traffic controllers.
Fri 15.04.2022

Austro Control Online-Recruiting-Day May 6

Austro Control Online-Recruiting-Day will take place on May 6.
Mon 11.04.2022

First electric plane in Austria lifts off

Ausro Control has approved the first electric plane for Austria.
Thu 31.03.2022

Season Opener 2022 - all Videos

Season Opener 2022 - all the information you need for a good start into a new season.
Fri 25.03.2022

Approach under (almost) all weather conditions

Austro Control has developed the first "Point in Space" procedure for a hospital heli pad.
Fri 04.03.2022

FAB CE / FABEC – Expansion of cross-border free route airspace for climate-friendly air traffic

In a joint initiative, the functional airspace blocks Central Europe (FAB CE) and Europe Central (FABEC) are expanding free route airspace (FRA) to optimise important south-east/north-west routes in Europe.