ATC

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

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.
Feb 9, 2007 - 9:39 AM
With input from NBAA, the FAA has taken steps it hopes will reduce air traffic congestion this winter between the Northeast and Florida.
Feb 8, 2007 - 10:31 AM
The FAA plans to evaluate a new and less restrictive special traffic management program (STMP) this year to manage operations at Colorado ski-country airpo
Feb 8, 2007 - 10:01 AM
Beijing’s Capital International Airport, expanding to handle 2008 Olympics traffic, has opted away from traditional radar monitoring of simultaneous approa
Feb 8, 2007 - 5:33 AM
Crew and passengers of private aircraft flying into Miami for Super Bowl XLI on February 4 need to keep important security changes in mind.