ATC

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

Mar 7, 2007 - 12:34 PM
Following last year’s NTSB recommendation that turbine-powered helicopters carry terrain awareness and warning systems (TAWS), Air Logistics has decided to
Mar 7, 2007 - 12:33 PM
In a statement that surprised Western observers, China announced late last year that it will launch its own 35-satellite, GPS-like global navigation system
Mar 7, 2007 - 12:29 PM
The investigation into the causes of the midair between a Gol Boeing 737 and an Embraer Legacy operated by Long Island-based ExcelAire last September 29 is
Mar 7, 2007 - 8:59 AM
Beijing’s Capital International Airport, expanding to handle 2008 Olympics traffic, has opted not to use traditional radar monitoring of simultaneous appro
Mar 7, 2007 - 6:11 AM
The FAA recently established the <link http://faa.gov/ats/ato/WATRS_Plus.htm _blank - "WATRS Plus Web page">WATRS Plus Web page</link> to discuss issues re
Mar 5, 2007 - 9:15 AM
More details about Canada’s proposed ADS-B network have been disclosed.
Mar 5, 2007 - 9:13 AM
Industry observers expect protests from Lockheed Martin and ITT claiming that Raytheon enjoys an unfair advantage in the FAA’s reported $1.5 billion nation
Mar 5, 2007 - 9:04 AM
Eurocontrol will introduce a new process for assigning the secondary surveillance radar (SSR) codes used by ATC for radar services.
Mar 5, 2007 - 9:02 AM
The FAA assumed that its chosen ADS-B program bidders–Lockheed Martin, ITT and Raytheon–would submit competitive offers on the expected system configuratio
Feb 13, 2007 - 10:11 AM
A public survey by the DOT and Homeland Security drew more than 900 responses about whether Loran should be kept operational or shut down.