The IFATSEA Mission


We strive to be the authoritative voice on the competence of air traffic safety electronics personnel.

Using our strong global network, we actively contribute to the improvement of air traffic safety performance.

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Membership Resources


This is the official source for news and information about IFATSEA.

Our aim is to make this website a key source of information where you will find details of upcoming events including the next General Assembly, future Executive Board meetings, and the many benefits of membership.

Our membership resources section will develop to be a central repository of papers and policies regarding the competence of the ATSEP Profession.

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We welcome applications for membership from Associations worldwide representing the professional interests of Air Traffic Safety Electronics Personnel (ATSEPs).

We also welcome companies involved in the supply of CNS & ATM systems, Air Navigation Service Providers and Industrial Partners in the provision of ATM to join IFATSEA as Corporate members.

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IFATSEA’s European Regional Meeting will take place in Langen, Germany from June 12 to 14, 2014. Participants will discuss and propose ways of enhancing safety and efficiency of Air Navigation Services. The meeting will address key issues such as: European ATM framework, ATM efficiency, ATSEP training, ATSEP competency, ATSEP license, ATM/CNS standards, ICAO Standards, and […]

IFATSEA is pleased to announce the appointment of Carlos Aguirre as Director for the Americas. Mr Aguirre replaces Mr Chuck Siragusa who recently retired from FAA and the IFATSEA Executive Board. Mr Aguirre began his career with the Federal Aviation Administration in 1983 as an engineering aide and draftsman. In 1986, he became an HVAC […]

IFATSEA regrets to announce the departure of Chuck Siragusa, Regional Director for the Americas. Mr Siragusa, a longtime member of the Professional Airways Safety Specialists (PASS), has announced his retirement from the FAA and from IFATSEA’s Executive Board. Mr Siragusa, first appointed Director of the Americas in 2008 then appointed Vice-President in 2012, was instrumental […]

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Upcoming Events

  In our final plenary session today, Friday 6th September, delegates gave their consideration to proposals from the Executive Board to constitutional changes which implement a new governance model and structure for IFATSEA. These proposals were the culmination of two years work which recognise the fact that we are a growing organisation and the environment […]

In our opening session we had a number of interesting contributions from distinguished guest speakers. We heard about the important role that ATSEPs play and the ways in which IFATSEA continues to contribute on key issues such as Competency. We have had a very good start to the assembly thanks to the hard work and […]

IFATSEA President Daniel Boulet presented proposed constitutional changes to the delegates of the 43rd General Assembly.  These resolutions, if adopted by the Assembly, will modify the Executive Board structure, transfer the existing Officers to the new Board and establish a process to fill the remaining vacancies on the Executive Board. The proposed amendments  shift IFATSEA’s […]

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