The adoption of the CNS/ATM (FANS) systems has mayor economic and financial implications. The providers of air traffic services, the users of these services and financing organizations, all need to be advised of such implications and convinced of its economic viability
CNS/ATM cost/benefit analysis is a most important task that states should carry out as recommended by the ICAO Tenth Air Navigation Conference.
David Diez directed the CNS/ATM Cost/Benefit Analysis for Spain. The following articles by him published at the ICAO Journal (Volume 52, NO.3, April 1997), Revista de la OACI (Volumen 52, Numero 3, Abril 1997), ATC Magazine (NO. 11, January/March 1977), and ATC Magazine (NO. 12, April/June 1997) describe what is all about:
David Diez gave presentations on CNS/ATM Cost/Benefit Analysis at the following ICAO CNS/ATM Seminars:
Lima, Perú, 13-17 June 1994.
Santiago, Chile, 11-15 December 1995.
San Jose dos Campos, Brazil, 28 October-1 November 1996.
Casablanca, Morocco, 28-30 October 1997.
Montevideo, Uruguay, 17-19 November 1997.
Sal Island, Cape Verde, 25-27 March 1998.
Attached bellow the Cover of the CNS/ATM COST/BENEFIT ANALYSIS FOR SPAIN Executive Summary