Air Traffic Services (ATS)

The ATS Committee works with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to ensure that continuous safety improvement and air navigation modernization continue to advance. The Committee develops global harmonized policies and positions and promotes their adoption by ICAO, and implementation by all States. ATS monitors Air Traffic Management (ATM) and Communication, Navigation, and Surveillance (CNS) developments at its meetings and participates in various global fora. ATS also covers new developments related to Meteorology and Search and Rescue Services. 

Capt. Paul Vissers
ATS Committee Chairperson

Capt. Vissers flies the A320 series at EasyJet. He has chaired the ATM working group at the European Cockpit Association and was appointed expert participating in the SESAR (Single European Sky ATM Research) development phase.

Capt. Stefan Fiedler
ATS Committee Vice-Chair

Capt. Fiedler flies the B737 NG for TUIFLY out of Nuremberg. He is Chairman of the German Air Traffic Services Committee, and a representative to ICAO for PNBSG, and CFG.

Pascual Álvarez del Castillo Sosa
ATS Committee Vice-Chair

SFO Sosa flies the B787 for AEROMEXICO. He is Chairperson of ASPA de México Air Traffic Services (ATS) Committee, and IFALPA representative to ICAO for OPDLWG.