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ArcGIS for Aviation Training and Workshop

Challenges Facing the Aviation Industry

Among the top priorities for airports, air services providers and aviation authorities are economic development, sustainability, operational efficiency as well as safety and security.

Regulating bodies such as the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) release standards airports, civil aviation authorities and airlines are required to meet in order to ensure the highest levels of safety, efficiency and environmental protection. A Geographic Information System (GIS) can provide a comprehensive solution that helps comply with these regulations.


Applying a Geographic Approach

ArcGIS for Aviation powers multiple products that seamlessly integrate and maximize the value of your GIS. Out-of-the-box tools streamline regulatory compliance and airfield inspections in order to ensure a safe operational environment. Furthermore, ArcGIS also empowers you to efficiently produce aeronautical charts, generate flight analytics, and more.

ArcGIS Aviation Airports allows you to optimize an airport’s operational efficiencies by automating workflows such as creating obstacle surfaces and analyzing obstacles to identify safety hazards in the airspace. It facilitates collaboration with state and local governments to evaluate planned constructions that are close to the airport using convenient tools and create reports to support decision making.

Learn about these and many other use cases, capabilities and technical insights at our upcoming exclusive in-person events.


Learn More in Esri’s Training and Workshop Events

Esri will hold two individual events to bring together the aviation GIS community at the Esri Europe office in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Find out more about them below.


Training Event

Streamline Airport Operations with ArcGIS for Aviation

April 17-18, 2023 | Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Join us on April 17-18 for a hands-on training on the ArcGIS Aviation Airports extension product. This course will introduce ArcGIS for Aviation Airports and its capabilities that help organizations meet regulatory requirements for safe airport operations. Explore the airports data model and learn how to leverage it to meet ICAO and FAA regulations.

Register for Training


Workshop Event

Esri Aviation Workshop

April 19-20, 2023 | Rotterdam, The Netherlands

In addition, you have a chance to connect with us at our workshop event from April 19-20 where we discuss best practices on implementing ArcGIS to support operational workflows around obstacle assessment, airfield inspections, flight analytics, and more.

If you are interested in the workshop, we highly recommend also participating in the training prior to this event, though it is not a prerequisite. Find more information about the workshop via the registration link below.

Register for Workshop


Complementary lunch and snacks will be provided by Esri for both events. Workstations equipped with Esri software are provided on site. Participation is limited, so be sure to reserve your spot now.


For more information on ArcGIS for Aviation, please visit our webpages for Airports and Charting.


About the author

Silvia is the Sr. Product Marketing Manager for ArcGIS Indoors, ArcGIS IPS and ArcGIS Data Reviewer at Esri. As such, her mission is to raise awareness for the ever growing opportunities of bringing GIS to the indoor space and the importance of data quality.

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