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GANS is a leading provider of  Air Navigation Services encompassing:

  • Air Traffic Control Services
  • Aeronautical Information Services
  • ATM Communication Navigation and Surveillance Services
  • ATM Consulting Services
  • ATM Training
  • Aerodrome Operations, Maintenance Services and Safety Management
  • Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental (QHSE) Management Systems
  • Risk Management


G ANS is certified by the GCAA as an Air Navigation Service Provider in the UAE. Current ANS customers include all of Abu Dhabi Airports (ADAC), and Ras Al Khaimah International Airport, handling over 530,000 air traffic movements annually within the UAE FIR. With its private and government customers, GANS provides Air Navigation Services in many Airports in the UAE.

Growth Trends in Civil Aviation

In July 2012 GANS was awarded the contract to provide Air Traffic Services to Ras Al Khaimah International Airport. GANS have recently renewed this contract for an additional six years until 2021. In May 2013 Abu Dhabi Airports Company awarded GANS the Air Navigation Services Contract for all of their Airports.

GANS is a key Air Navigation Service Provider in the UAE and being 100% privately UAE owned it is well positioned to expand within the Middle East region and beyond.


GANS operations are headed by the Chief Executive Officer of the corporation. The organization is representative of other ANSP organizations across the globe. GANS ATC is supported and supplemented by various in house resources such as:

  • Human Resources
  • Finance Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Information Technology
  • Programme Management
  • Legal & Contracts
  • Security management
  • Safety Management
  • Risk Management
  • Quality, Health & Safety, and Environmental Management

Human Resources Group

GANS has a robust and well-trained HR department to meet the growth that is projected in the services it provides.

GANS has a proven track record of successfully integrating local Emirati and expatriate professionals to create a dynamic workforce. GANS looks to continue its impressive, rapid growth in the UAE, while expanding to other countries in the Middle East, North Africa and Asia.

AIS and Met Group

GANS AIS and Met group is responsible for operational Aeronautical Information Services (AIS) and Meteorological Services (MET) which supplies clients with the required up to date valid flight planning, dispatch, and charting/mapping information to conduct flight operations inside and outside UAE.

Assurance and Licensing Group

The Assurance and Licensing Group is responsible for Safety, Assurance, Licensing and Quality Management. It provides an effective ATM safety oversight system to regulate the delivery of ATM services, including an audit and assurance process for ATM services. This is an autonomous and independent group responsible for the regulation, inspection and assurance of GANS Air Traffic Services. It assures the safe provision of ATS delivered by GANS staff, by supervising the implementation of requirements applicable to the provision of ATS.

Standards and Procedures Group

The Standards & Procedures Group is responsible for creating and updating operational rules and regulations in liaison with all pertinent Standards and Evaluation (Stan/Eval) including GCAA Civil Aviation Regulations. This function is a GANS ATS HQ function to support and implement standards and procedures that are compliant with ICAO and GCAA where applicable without limiting operations.

Engineering Group

  • Visual and Instrument Navigational Aids
  • VHF /UHF Communication and Recording Systems
  • AFTN Communications Network and Systems
  • AWOS Systems
  • ATC Display Systems
  • ATC Voice Communication Control Systems
  • Surface Guidance and Control Systems
  • Surface Movements Radar
  • ATC Voice Recording Systems
  • Crash Alarms, Security Equipment
  • UPS
  • And other ancillary equipment within the Control Towers