On 3rd March, a contract was signed between the Cameroon Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA) and France Aviation Civile Services to assist the authority in carrying out wildlife studies for the Yaoundé-Nsilamen and Douala airports. This is the second project for which the CCAA has decided to renew its trust in France Aviation Civile Services. Indeed, […]

FRACS expands its tools

Implemented by the Direction de la Sécurité de l’Aviation Civile (DSAC), the French Safety Oversight Authority, since 2019, the METEOR tool for “Module d’Echange et de Télétransmission avec les ORganismes” is a web platform that supports the surveillance activities of the various operators (airlines, aerodromes, air navigation service providers…). This tool, whose access is shared […]

Our ATD services are still growing!

After the launch of our “ATD Analytics” platform in the autumn, France Aviation Civile Services is further evolving its ATD (Air Transport Data) services by extending the coverage of its data to monthly passenger data, cargo data and movements at airports. Indeed, the current situation in air transport requires a more detailed analytical capacity that […]

The word of the director

What a strange year again! 2020 had been a difficult year, 2021 promised, vaccination helping, to sign if not the end of the pandemic, at least a consolidated management of it and a much lower impact on all our activities. We even believed in it after a summer rather synonymous with the resumption of traffic. […]


In 2021, France Aviation Civile Services signed a contract with the National Chung Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) in Taiwan. This is the second project for which the Institute has called on France Aviation Civile Services’ expertise. Like the previous one, this contract is part of the renewal of the Taiwanese air navigation service […]


Last October, a contract was signed with the Haitian Ministry of Transport for the continuation of FRACS’ support to the “Office National de l’Aviation Civile en Haïti” (OFNAC) in the creation of a National Safety Oversight Authority. This World Bank-funded project, which will run until the end of March 2024, is structured around for phases […]

Get ready for a safe emergency landing with SafeNcy!

Since the end of 2019, FRACS, CGX AERO, METSAFE, UNIVERSITAT POLITECNICA DE CATALUNYA (UPC), ENAC and EUROCONTROL are working together to propose through SafeNcy an automated support the flight crew in the flight management and decision-making process during emergency situations with degraded aircraft capabilities. Indeed, the goal of this safe emergency generator is to provide […]

Resumption of the contract with the national office of civil aviation in Haiti

Since 2016, the National Office of Civil Aviation in Haiti (OFNAC) has undertaken to create a Supervisory Authority in accordance with the standards of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in order to be able to exercise the prerogatives and responsibilities assigned to each State in the control and supervision of aviation safety. In this […]

FRACS supports Frequentis for the deployment of ASECNA’s new AMHS system

France Aviation Civile Services has signed a contract with Frequentis Comsoft GmbH for the delivery of AMHS – Aeronautical Message handling System – operational training sessions for ASECNA, the Agency for Air Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar. Aim is to train ASECNA trainers on the new AMHS System and to accompany them to be […]

Weather impact for ATM: a challenge rewarded!

Our activities with METSAFE and two upper area control centers from the French DSNA have been rewarded by the SESAR JU! The Weather Impact Prediction for ATM (WIPA) project launched last summer to address the provision of enhanced weather information and impact on traffic flows reached the second place for the SESAR Digital European Sky […]