25-Jan-2010 10:11 AM

EUROCONTROL sets up new civil-military Coordination Function to support Flight Efficiency

EUROCONTROL signed (22-Jan-2010) a Memorandum of Cooperation with CFMU and CMAC & SESI for the implementation of a new Military Liaison Officer (MILO) function in the CFMU. This new function is expected to improve civil-military coordination and resulting collaborative decision-making processes, particularly with regard to flexible use of airspace and associated management processes. It will be executed jointly by the CFMU Operational Staff and three EUROCONTROL Military Experts seconded from Member States. [more]