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About NATS

Advancing Aviation, Keeping the Skies Safe.

NATS is a leading air traffic management and solutions company, established in the UK in 1962 and now operating in countries around the world. In 2019, NATS handled 2.6 million flights, covering the UK and eastern North Atlantic, while also providing air traffic and engineering services to 20 civil airports and military airfields in the UK.

As you'd expect, there's plenty of important work which goes on behind the scenes in an organisation as complex as NATS, helping our air traffic controllers keep the skies safe – from engineers working hard to keep our operation moving, to those designing and implementing new technologies.

We offer top of the range training, advanced technologies, a multitude of employee benefits and a friendly working environment; so you can advance your career whilst shaping the future of the aviation industry.

We celebrate the diversity of our colleagues. We thrive because we are all brilliantly different yet united in our passion to advance aviation and keep the skies safe. 

We want to be inclusive, respectful, and diverse. We are listening, learning, and paying attention to the world. Colleagues help guide our actions and we are all taking positive steps so everyone can be themselves and succeed. Brilliantly different, under the same sky.

If you share our passion to advance aviation and keep the skies safe – we would like to hear from you whatever your age, sex, race, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, visible or invisible disability. Individuals that bring different perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds help us be at the forefront of our industry.


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"I really enjoyed my time working in the Safety Performance team at NATS The placement provided me with the opportunity to work independently and gain experience in the field relating to aviation and air traffic control safety The team provided a welcomi" Read full review

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