ATC

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

Nov 23, 2016 - 8:24 AM
Shuster has held discussions with the president-elect on ATC reform and is reaching out to the transition team.
Nov 17, 2016 - 10:24 AM
The GAO report finds agreement in favor of user fees among aviation "experts," but a split in opinions from stakeholders.
U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster
Nov 16, 2016 - 11:57 AM
House Republicans and Democrats used different reports by federal government offices to argue their cases for reforming the ATC system.
Nov 3, 2016 - 9:00 AM
The BBA Aviation company has acquired the rights to a King Air ADS-B STC from FreeFlight, allowing the companies to develop it in partnership.
Oct 29, 2016 - 1:30 PM
IBM’s new unit, The Weather Company, is leveraging the Internet of Things to improve weather forecasting.
Oct 27, 2016 - 3:15 PM
The partnership integrates Passur’s live flight data with AirMap’s drone traffic alert system.
Airbus DS Electronics and Security ASR radar
Oct 24, 2016 - 8:51 PM
Airbus DS Electronics and Border Security is replacing 30-year-old radars at 20 airfields with the ASR aerodrome surveillance radar.
FAA ATO chief operating officer Teri Bristol
Oct 24, 2016 - 2:00 PM
The agency says the U.S. national airspace system is becoming more efficient as a result of the long-running NextGen ATC modernization effort.
Oct 24, 2016 - 12:33 PM
Aimed at curbing abuses to the system at the world's third busiest airport, GA operators will now have to have all reservations confirmed in advance.
F/A-18C lands on deck of aircraft carrier
Oct 20, 2016 - 2:13 PM
The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps plan to reach early operational capability of the Joint Precision Approach and Landing System in 2018.