News, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.
Should congestion build, arriving aircraft can expect ground delays or ground stops, in-trail restrictions and collaborative trajectory programs.
After a two-year test period, the text-based cockpit communication system will serve more than 50 U.S. airports by the end of next year.
Monetary incentives are being set up to encourage airports to publish LPV approaches and operators to equip with receivers.
Maastricht air traffic control center makes progress in efficiency but faces slow progress in wider European ATM cooperation
May 19 hearing on FAA reauthorization covers air traffic control modernization and reform.
Details are scarce, but momentum grows for separating ATC from the FAA.
Europe’s navigation satellite agency offering monetary incentives to airports and airlines
Lockheed Martin’s contract for AFSS could run through 2019.
New departure and arrival procedures, along with airspace changes, are designed to produce millions in savings.
Thirteen years in development, the En Route Automation Modernization System now operates at 20 en route centers nationwide.