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G550 crew received a “DESCEND AT MAXIMUM” message on CPDLC, and when they checked on voice with ATC it hadn’t come from them.
Shuster holds up report as another reason for ATC reform, while Democrats are unconvinced.
SpaceX successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base carrying the first 10 Iridium Next satellites with ADS-B payloads.
Elaine Chao said she's aware of the arguments for and against restructuring the FAA, but she was noncommittal on her position.
Controllers at the Maastricht Upper Area Control Center in the Netherlands take responsibility for high-altitude traffic over northwest Germany.
New bottom-up approach needed to develop Single European Sky
Closer spacing with more efficient routing and operations will help the aviation industry meet environmental goals, Aireon-funded study finds.
The two-year project, led by NetJets Europe, saw more than 360 successful trial flights In Europe.
Airlines and air navigation service providers played key roles in testing performance-based and augmented navigation, optimized descents.
Separating the FAA from its responsibility for air traffic control could disrupt progress toward ATC modernization, Melcher says.