ATC

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

Mar 22, 2007 - 8:14 AM
The National Air Traffic Controllers Association urged the Senate appropriations transportation subcommittee to ask FAA Administrator Marion Blakey what th
Mar 20, 2007 - 11:59 AM
Argentine President Nestor Kirchner disclosed on March 15 that the country would end military control of ATC services and signed a decree creating the Nati
Mar 20, 2007 - 11:59 AM
DOT Secretary Mary Peters cautioned that aviation delays will grow without significant FAA funding reforms (read: user fees) as forecasters predict air tra
Mar 19, 2007 - 8:17 AM
Stephen Hickok of Hickok & Associates, Orange Beach, Ala., announced on Thursday that the FAA performed a successful flight inspection on February 23 o
Mar 16, 2007 - 10:37 AM
A newly designed circuit board is now available for Citation 525 and a few Citation 560 operators that have been required since late last year to disengage
Mar 16, 2007 - 9:39 AM
The National Air Traffic Controllers Association filed a lawsuit in late January asking a federal court to order the Federal Service Impasses Panel to reso
Mar 16, 2007 - 9:02 AM
After more than 15 years and $200 million in development effort, the FAA in late January canceled further expenditures on the GPS Category I local-area aug
Mar 15, 2007 - 11:29 AM
The FAA made a hard sell yesterday to offshore oil operators that will soon have the opportunity to receive unprecedented traffic and weather information i
Mar 15, 2007 - 7:30 AM
Launched in 1999 by European Commission vice president Loyola de Palacio, the move to create a single European sky (SES) for air traffic management and con
Mar 12, 2007 - 8:57 AM
The FAA last month chose Lockheed Martin from a field of five bidders to provide the services now offered by the agency’s 58 automated flight service stati