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

FAA air traffic control academy
Oct 15, 2015 - 8:55 AM
The number of certified professional controllers is at the lowest point in 27 years, warns the National Air Traffic Controllers Association
Oct 2, 2015 - 1:49 PM
Report highlights weaknesses in ATC infrastructure.
side-by-side TFR comparison
Sep 24, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The size of the Temporary Flight Restrictions erected for Pope Francis’s visit to the U.S. raises questions: why such elevated security?
Sep 23, 2015 - 11:18 AM
The Piaggio Avanti tests helped clear the way for a more formal three-year test program of the Traffic Aware Planner application.
Sep 20, 2015 - 5:21 AM
The existence of multiple flight plans creates the possibility of error, says five controllers.
Sep 19, 2015 - 6:14 AM
Comments are due October 26.
Sep 17, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Smog envelops large swaths of Indonesia, Malaysia
Sep 15, 2015 - 10:05 AM
NATA's Hendricks believes the recent DOT IG details concerns of modeling U.S. ATC system after foreign organizations.
Sep 13, 2015 - 9:47 AM
By the end of the six-month trial aircraft across all oceanic airspace managed by Australia were being tracked with a minimum reporting rate of 14 minutes.
Sep 12, 2015 - 7:03 PM
Both Flight Watch and Hi-Watch will be available on frequency 122.2, effective September 24.