ATC Avionics and ATC

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

Dec 28, 2010 - 7:36 AM
UK air navigation service provider Nats and ­lobbying association Oil & Gas UK last month switched their North Sea multilateration system to the “ope
Dec 23, 2010 - 8:57 AM
When Congress in 2003 signed off on the Century of Aviation Reauthorization Act–better known as Vision 100–it officially set in motion the Next Generation
Nov 29, 2010 - 9:21 AM
In an October report titled “FAA faces significant risks in implementing the automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast program and realizing benefits,” th
Oct 27, 2010 - 11:05 AM
Following successful ADS-B deployment at key sites in the U.S., the FAA gave the go-ahead for the system’s national rollout, with coast-to-coast U.S.
Oct 27, 2010 - 10:41 AM
Plane Finder AR (augmented reality) iPhone and Android apps from UK-based Pinkfroot display aircraft transmitting ADS-B Out signals.
Oct 7, 2010 - 12:04 PM
Following successful ADS-B deployment at key sites in Alaska, the <link news/single-news-page/article/ads-b-making-life-easier-for-gulf-helicopter-pilots-2
Oct 1, 2010 - 7:10 AM
If NextGen were an upcoming movie, Swim–for system-wide information management (Swim)–would get top billing for its leading role, and would certainly pick
Sep 30, 2010 - 5:45 AM
Airport upgrades and the Next Generation Air Traffic System are part of the Obama Administration’s plans to invest more than $50 billion in the U.S.’s tr
Sep 28, 2010 - 11:50 AM
Progression in the development of both aircraft and their systems have made it so that in many cases pilots manage the systems more than they handle the ai
Sep 28, 2010 - 10:46 AM
The latest Eurocontrol traffic projections suggest that capacity constraints for the anticipated growing numbers of very light jets (VLJs) will be at air