The 5th of May the United Nations Office for Disaster and Risk Reduction (UNDRR) published an article completely focused on the SINOPTICA project results (

The title already well explains the topic: And suddenly the clouds … the climate changes, the route change.

The article connects the climate change to the intensification of the extreme events in some area of the worlds and the impact in the flight trajectories and flight safety. The article first contestualizes the problem refering to the literature, then describes the impact of the severe weather in the air traffic management and control by using some graphics from Eurocontrol, and finally shows the case study of Milano Malpensa with the SINOPTICA project maps.