Reef egret and Orange-cheeked Astrild: FRACS accompanied Cameroon on a wildlife survey

Reef egret and Orange-cheeked Astrild… these are two of the eighty (80) bird species observed in and around the Douala aerodrome by biologists from the Cameroon Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA) as part of a wildlife study carried out with the support of FRACS. The presence of birds and animals in and around airports is a […]

Renewal of the France Aviation Civile Services team

We are delighted to announce the arrival of Marie and Marc on the FRANCE AVIATION CIVILE SERVICES team. Each with a well developed and different aeronautical background, they join us to participate in the development of global civil aviation. A graduate of ENAC, Marie worked for 12 years in the airport industry, in charge of […]

ATD anniversaries

This September and October we’re celebrating two major anniversaries at FRACS: ATD Analytics, which turned 2 on September 2, and Air Transport Data (ATD), which turns 36 on October 8! ATD Analytics, drawing its essence from our ATD databases, was created with the aim of making an air traffic analysis solution accessible to airports of […]

Successful training for Algeria on the new AMHS ground-to-ground telecommunications standard

ENNA, l’Établissement National de la Navigation Aérienne, is responsible for ensuring the public service of air navigation safety in Algerian airspace. ENNA wanted to train the operators of the Algiers Com Center in the migration to the new ground-to-ground telecommunications standard, AMHS (Air Traffic Services Message Handling Services). France Aviation Civile Services proposed an “AMHS […]

Prospects for PAPI Calibration by drone in Peru

At the beginning of July, we were delighted to sign a partnership agreement with HELIPER to deploy our PAPI drone calibration method in Peru, and more widely in Latin America. The challenge is important as well as the enthusiasm of both partners. Several videoconferences, a clarification of the respective expectations and a new alliance sealed! […]


From June 19 to 23, FRACS took part in the 54th edition of the Paris Air Show, which was held after a 4-years hiatus. On the program this year: The decarbonization of air mobility, a major and topical issue for players in the aeronautics and aviation industries which brought us together. Many innovations on the […]

Air Transport Data: Top 20 Busiest Airports 2022

Currently, our ATD team is collecting 2022 traffic from airports around the world to be integrated  into our databases and in ATD Analytics, during spring 2023. We already have all the monthly traffic for Brazil, Mexico, Colombia and Spain on PAX, Cargo and Flights. The collect is going on with Australia, India, Taiwan for PAX, […]