ATC

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

Sep 14, 2016 - 11:28 AM
JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes notes airlines can warn hundreds of millions of passengers of pitfalls of current ATC system.
Sep 12, 2016 - 12:32 PM
Message acts as a means to check the downlinked route from the aircraft against the route held in the flight data processing system.
Aug 16, 2016 - 10:21 AM
Change is designed to make airspace more efficient, enable more direct routing.
Argentinian air traffic controller
Aug 12, 2016 - 10:11 AM
EANA is a Ministry of Transport company that provides air navigation services separately of Argentina's Civil Aviation Administration.
Aug 9, 2016 - 9:25 AM
The Rio Olympics opened this weekend without notable general aviation traffic flow issues, despite heightened security procedures.
Jul 27, 2016 - 9:59 AM
Before entering airspace restricted for Olympics, genav aircraft must undergo a security inspection to receive a code required for filing a flight plan.
Jul 26, 2016 - 11:53 AM
The policy outlines the criteria and process under which 308 VORs will be decommissioned over next decade.
Jul 21, 2016 - 11:37 AM
To get approved, TAG Aviation’s Spanish flight center had to ensure all of its aircraft and crews are compliant with RNP requirements.
Jun 22, 2016 - 10:04 PM
The Flight Safety Foundation's report explains how space-based ADS-B could improve surveillance of aircraft over oceans and remote areas.
Iridium Next satellite
Jun 20, 2016 - 3:01 PM
The first launch of Iridium Next satellites with hosted ADS-B payloads is scheduled for September.