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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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The latest edition of the journal of the Federation is now published and available at

IFATSEA is pleased to announce the appointment of Pete Rosa as chair of IFATSEA’s ICAO Liaison Committee and liasion officer to ICAO. Pete’s aviation career began in 1997 when he joined the United States Navy working on Air Traffic Electronics Equipment. In 2008 he left the US Navy and moved to Technical Operations in the […]

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 […]

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We are pleased to confirm that the 2015 General Assembly will be held in Berlin, Germany, 16th to 20th November 2015. Further details and a formal calling notice will be issued in due course. The dedicated website for the 2015 Assembly is

The 44th IFATSEA General Assembly concluded on Friday 24th October. IFATSEA continues to grow with the Assembly accepting the recommendation of the Executive Board to admit our latest affiliate, ATSEPMONT of Montenegro. Under our constitution this was an election year with the posts of President, Executive Secretary, Director Europe and Director Asia-Pacific up for election. […]

The 44th General Assembly was opened, Monday 20th October, by the President of IFATSEA, Daniel Boulet, with opening remarks and a welcome by Filippo Tomassello, EASA Rulemaking Officer. This was followed by several addresses. The Advisor to the Executive Director of SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU) Fiona McFadden was referring to the next stages of the […]

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