Austro Control COO and Chairman of the Alliance Board Thomas Hoffmann welcomed Ann Persson Grivas (CEO LFV und Vice-Chair of the COOPANS Alliance Board), Vlado Bagarić (CEO Croatia Control) and Carsten Fich (newly appointed CEO of Naviair) to Vienna.
Philip Hughes, Director Commercial Technology and Training, represented the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA). NAV Portugal was represented by Francisco Fernandes Gil (Administrator/Member of the Board), who for the first time was present at the COOPANS Alliance Board as observer. NAV Portugal is on track to becoming the sixth member of the COOPANS Alliance.
Together with high-ranking representatives from industry partner Thales the COOPANS Alliance Board discussed the next steps in this successful cooperation.