ATC

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

Jan 29, 2007 - 9:25 AM
The FAA has scheduled several “fact finding” informal meetings to solicit information from operators and others concerning proposed revisions to Los Angele
Jan 29, 2007 - 6:29 AM
The German government gave the green light to sell to the public 74.9 percent of DFS, the agency operating the country’s ATC system.
Jan 29, 2007 - 5:32 AM
A Super Bowl Special Traffic Management Program (STMP) for the Houston area will be in effect January 28 through February 3, requiring all non-airline oper
Jan 29, 2007 - 5:08 AM
Comments are due by January 23 on a proposal to increase the size of the Minneapolis Class B airspace, namely expanding its upper limit to 10,000 feet msl.
Jan 29, 2007 - 5:05 AM
At precisely 0901 UTC on January 20, new operating rules for reduced vertical separation minimums (RVSM) are planned to take effect in the U.S., southern C
Jan 29, 2007 - 5:03 AM
Think night-vision goggles (NVGs) are just for police and EMS operators? You might be surprised to learn that changes to Part 91 and 135 due out this year
Jan 26, 2007 - 10:54 AM
LAAS developer Honeywell and FAA LAAS program officials remain tight lipped about how the contract, awarded in April on the understanding that the system’s
Jan 24, 2007 - 7:08 AM
Few navigation systems have experienced the ups and downs of loran as they sought recognition.
Jan 23, 2007 - 11:07 AM
Although the FAA needs to hire 11,800 new controllers through Fiscal Year 2015 to replace retirees and other vacancies, the National Air Traffic Controller
Jan 19, 2007 - 9:28 AM
Federal agencies on January 8 issued a notice asking for the public’s help to decide if there is a need to continue to operate or invest in the loran-C rad