The Area Control Centre has been established on the 8th November 1996. It is situated at the Alexander the great airport. At that time it has been working in the old TMA OPS room and using rather old equipment. In January 2002 Skopje ACC was transferred in a new OPS room equipped with at the time state of the art system. Now Skopje ACC is handling approximately 150000 flights a year, and more than 600 flights during the peak summer day. The services are provided by up to 4 ACC sectors, with capacity up to 30 aircraft per sector. Each sector consists of two identical working positions, of which one is assigned to the planning and one to the executive controller.