ATC

News, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.

May 17, 2017 - 12:18 PM
The DOD position was shared during a hearing on the the need to reform the nation's air traffic control system.
May 17, 2017 - 7:37 AM
FAA will return to the use of a mobile air traffic control tower at JYO as it continues to demonstrate the remote tower concept.
Apr 12, 2017 - 10:00 PM
New regulations that will facilitate the transfer of airspace from military to civilian control are anticipated by year-end.
Apr 11, 2017 - 5:22 AM
Overall European air traffic is expected to increase by 14 percent between 2016 and 2023, according to Eurocontrol.
Apr 5, 2017 - 9:00 AM
New ATC center scheduled for completion in third quarter of 2019
Mar 22, 2017 - 3:48 AM
The debate about privatizing the air traffic control system in the U.S. should be over: it's a bad idea.
Mar 7, 2017 - 10:41 AM
Miami is the latest ATC facility to go on line with digital communications, bringing to 55 the number of airport towers operating with Data Comm.
Feb 27, 2017 - 9:43 AM
In one instance, an ADS-B OUT system ground test created a false airborne target that generated a TCAS resolution advisory on an airliner on approach.
Feb 16, 2017 - 1:01 PM
Changes range from mandated avionics upgrades to operational issues.
Jan 31, 2017 - 11:36 AM
Embraer 170's transponder was in “standby mode,” causing subsequent “unintentional interruption of air traffic service” and near midair with Falcon 900.