ATC

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

Remote tower controller workstation
Aug 26, 2015 - 8:21 AM
Air navigation service provider Avinor has plans for remote control of up to 15 or more airports from one location.
Washington Dulles International Airport tower
Aug 25, 2015 - 11:04 AM
Inefficient tower operations cost the government $853 million over five years, according to the Department of Transportation inspector general.
Aug 24, 2015 - 7:30 AM
Aviation authorities will study whether landing separation standards can be tightened.
Aug 23, 2015 - 2:54 PM
The new certification processs covers all controllers regardless of their assignment.
Aug 23, 2015 - 2:39 PM
The number of aviation incidents reported does not suggest local airspace is unsafe, says Australia's air navigation service provider.
Singapore inaugurates new ATM research centers
Aug 19, 2015 - 3:18 PM
MITRE opens first facility outside the U.S. as Singapore strives to become an air traffic management center of excellence.
Eram air traffic display
Aug 17, 2015 - 10:48 PM
Prime contractor Lockheed Martin is investigating why the problem was not identified during testing of the system, according to the FAA.
A group of private jets in South America.
Aug 11, 2015 - 8:00 AM
Latest ABAG Yearbook reveals an overall slow-down in Brazil’s general aviation activity, but increases in private aviation and training.
Enroute Automation Modernization system display
Jul 20, 2015 - 5:04 PM
The defense contractor plans to sell or spin-off its government IT and technical services businesses, including air traffic management.
Artist's concept of Iris Precursor system
Jul 17, 2015 - 10:09 AM
The 'Iris Precursor' program aims to support initial 4D flight-path control by satellite by 2018.