ATC

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

Feb 5, 2007 - 5:45 AM
Sensis is building on its experience of automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) in the FAA-sponsored Capstone trials in Alaska and the increasin
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:43 AM
Growing numbers of smaller aircraft are compounding the problems air navigation service providers face, senior officials told the Jane’s conference at last
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:42 AM
The French civil aviation authority, DGAC, has published the first GNSS nonprecision approach procedure for a French airport and is working toward introduc
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:40 AM
The air-traffic community gathered in the Netherlands last month to discuss the continually evolving options for modernizing ATC.
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:34 AM
By most accounts, the start of reduced vertical separation minimum (RVSM) standards in North America a little over a month ago was a relatively smooth tran
Feb 2, 2007 - 9:52 AM
Last November the Hawaiian Department of Agriculture ruled it would no longer clear incoming aircraft on the Island of Lanai.
Feb 2, 2007 - 9:13 AM
While Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta has promised that the government will not stand in the way of innovative aviation ideas, at a January meeting
Feb 2, 2007 - 4:07 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
Feb 1, 2007 - 11:30 AM
The FAA’s Alaska Region this year will assess the suitability of a communications satellite system with an unusual history to supplement its Capstone autom
Feb 1, 2007 - 11:26 AM
When the idea was initially being explored a number of years ago, FAA planners saw a use for automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) only in Ala