ATC Avionics and ATC

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

Aug 31, 2011 - 3:30 AM
In the days and weeks leading up to the <a href="v">August 2 changes that eliminated the Block Aircraft Registration Request (Barr) program</a>, which for
Aug 29, 2011 - 5:05 AM
The loss of service from automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) stations in the Gulf of Mexico last summer exposed the risk inherent in the FAA
Aug 26, 2011 - 7:10 AM
GA representatives accept the inevitability of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) flying in civil airspace, but urge their safe introduction.
Aug 16, 2011 - 7:12 AM
Boeing announced today at the Moscow Air Show that it has signed memoranda of understanding (MOU) with Russia’s Basel Aero Company, operator of Sochi Airpo
Jul 31, 2011 - 8:55 AM
Low-powered incoming GPS signals are allocated 1559-1610 MHz in the L-Band radio spectrum.
Jul 31, 2011 - 8:50 AM
The current GPS/LightSquared frequency battle could be described as Washington’s most recent electro-political struggle. At least two years before Presiden
Jul 27, 2011 - 6:20 AM
A report by the Transportation Department’s inspector general determined that the <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/ain-and-ainalerts/aviation-internationa
Jun 30, 2011 - 3:10 AM
The ongoing controversy about whether LightSquared’s proposed network of 40,000 powerful ground-based stations transmitting high-speed Internet across the
Jun 29, 2011 - 6:25 AM
<b>This month will mark a turning point from the “pioneer” phase to the mandate phase of Europe’s implementation of automatic dependent surveillance-broadc
Jun 29, 2011 - 6:20 AM
Despite all the fits and starts, NextGen in the U.S.