LFV first in the world to have an operating licence for remote towers

LFV, Air Navigation Service Provider in Sweden, has received an operating licence for remote tower services from the Swedish Transport Agency. This will make Örnsköldsvik Airport the first airport in the world to have remote air traffic control services. [11/3/2014]

LFV is breaking new ground for air traffic services

LFV has received clearance from the Swedish Transport Agency that the critical flight safety aspects of remote tower are clarified. With this decision, the concept of RTS, Remote Tower Services, enters a new phase that will result in commissioning later this year. Formal approval is expected later in the autumn. [19/6/2014]