General Information

Welcome to Global Air Navigation Services (GANS)

Global Air Navigation Services (GANS) is a joint venture company headquartered in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.

Our employees provide specialised safety-critical and technical services in the field of Air Navigation.

We employ a multi-national workforce of over 900 employees from 42 different countries.

We employ a multi-national workforce of over 900 employees from 42 different countries.

We have a vast experience in providing air navigation services at 17 locations in the UAE and many other countries.

We have a vast experience in providing air navigation services at 17 locations in the UAE and many other countries.


Highly skilled employees

Our Mission

To provide safe, efficient and cost-effective air navigation and consultancy services.

Our Vision

To be the Air Navigation Service Provider of choice.

Our Values

  • Trust

    We build trust in all our dealings by being honest and professional.

  • Growth

    We are a progressive organisation with a keen focus on innovation and continuous improvement.

  • Customer-Centric

    We place our customers at the centre of everything we do.

  • Integrity

    We hold ourselves accountable accepting responsibility for our actions.


Certified Air Navigation Services provider

GANS is a certified Air Navigation Services provider Our customers include airport operators, air navigation service providers, civil aviation authorities, and other government and private companies. GANS has delivered related services in the United Arab Emirates and across nineteen other countries, such as Lebanon Algeria, Kenya, Morocco, Thailand, Maldives, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Jordan, Bahrain, Seychelles, Spain, Namibia, Singapore, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Guatemala, Malaysia, and Nepal.

Certified Air Navigation Services provider

Trends in ATM

Trends in Air Traffic Management

GANS provides services at many airports and is responsible for more than 530,000 annual air traffic movements within the UAE Flight Information Region. GANS is a proud member of the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO), which creates value for its members by being the global and regional voice of Air Traffic Management (ATM), and by facilitating and supporting improvements in global and regional ATM performance. Our experience involves implementing the latest innovative Airspace design in compliance with ICAO annexes, standards, and recommended practices. GANS recently implemented a new airspace design which was based on extensive design, and development work which included extensive stakeholder consultation, airspace design, fast and real-time simulations, training, transition, and the implementation of the new airspace. ANSPs are dealing with the recovery of the industry from the pandemic, whilst this recovery is underway it is important that a mindset change occurs which challenges the so call industry norms, enabling quicker adoption of technological developments which will drive efficiency in a sustainable manner whilst enabling the industry to be more resilient, scalable and cost effective in the services provided to customers.

Trends in Air Traffic Management


The GANS organisation includes many of the typical operational and support functions. GANS front line Air Traffic Control operations is supported by several support services such as:

  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Information Technology
  • Security Management
  • Safety Management
  • Quality Management
  • Risk Management
  • Standards and Procedures
  • Project and Programme Management
  • Health & Safety, and Environmental Management
  • Commercial (Sales, Marketing, Communication, Legal & Contracts)

GANS is a leading provider of Air Navigation Services encompassing

Meteorological Services

GANS Meteorological Department provides services related to weather conditions. Our services include forecasts for weat…

Air Traffic Services

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ATM Training Services

GANS provides air traffic management training from its regulatory accredited ATS Training Organisation. Our extensive c…