EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Belgium
Region: Région Bruxelles-Capitale / Brussels Hoofdstedelijke Gewest


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
51 - Air transport
Number Employed: 900

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 09-05-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-06-2017
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2017
Planned Job Creation: 900

Additional Information

Belgocontrol, the Belgian Government Agency tasked with air traffic control, has announced it is looking for 100 new employees. To increase security in the Belgian airspace the company recently received 37 million euro in investments. Apart from an increase in employees, the agency intends also to invest heavily in new technologies.