News

2017 27 April,
Dr.sc.ing. Jevgenijs Oborins, the LGS training development specialist, has received the «John Chapman Prize».
2017 21 April,
By 2023, the Rīga International Airport will have a new and modern air traffic control centre, and the state stock company Latvian Air Traffic (LGS) has begun work on it. Construction is to begin next year, in 2018, and the tower will open with state-of-the-art technologies in 2023.
2017 20 March,
On 15 March, air navigation specialists gathered in Riga, including the heads or deputy heads of air navigation service providers (ANSP) from all nine “Borealis Alliance” member states. The goal of the meeting was to discuss what has been achieved during the nearly five years of operation of “Borealis”, share the latest news and propose new initiatives.
2017 17 January,
The air navigation service providers of Latvia and Estonia – state joint stock company “Latvijas gaisa satiksme” (LGS) and "Lennuliiklusteeninduse Aktsiaselts" (Estonian Air Navigation Services - EANS) – are ready to work together in developing an air navigation management solution – a Remote Control Tower (rTWR).
On Friday, 13 January, the joint commitment was solidified in a cooperation memorandum on the development of the rTWR signed by Dāvids Tauriņš, Chairman of the Board at LGS, and Tanel Rautits, Chairman of the Board at EANS.