ATC Avionics and ATC

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

Sep 28, 2010 - 10:46 AM
Presenters at an RTCA symposium in Washington, D.C., last week warned that the FAA’s ambitious NextGen overhaul of the ATC system in the U.S.
Sep 23, 2010 - 11:30 AM
The latest Eurocontrol traffic projections suggest that capacity constraints for the anticipated growing numbers of very light jets (VLJs) will be at airpo
Sep 21, 2010 - 11:36 AM
At last week’s meeting of the Teterboro Users Group, violations of the Dalton Runway 19 departure at Teterboro (N.J.) Airport were a concern.
Sep 16, 2010 - 11:39 AM
On Tuesday, the NTSB spread broad blame for the <link news/single-news-page/article/midair-raises-concerns-about-vfr-corridor-over-hudson-21935/ _blank>fat
Aug 2, 2010 - 8:50 AM
Establishing stronger cyber security must become a top national imperative, according to industry and government cyber security specialists at a recent FAA
Aug 2, 2010 - 5:56 AM
Helicopter traffic in the Gulf of Mexico has nearly doubled, to nearly 2,000 flights per day, since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded on April 20.
Aug 2, 2010 - 5:45 AM
Public comments about the FAA’s proposed mandatory helicopter routing over New York’s Long Island are overwhelmingly negative, according to the Eastern Reg
Aug 2, 2010 - 5:23 AM
Now that we’ve all gotten accustomed to acronyms like Rnav, RNP, LPV and all the others, the next big game changer will be TBO, for trajectory-based operat
Aug 1, 2010 - 7:55 AM
A DOT Inspector General report warns that the FAA is facing several challenges that could delay its transition plan to NextGen.
Jul 8, 2010 - 7:33 AM
Apple’s new iPad tablet computer is enjoying instant popularity, with more than two million of the $499-and-up units selling since deliveries began in earl