News, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.
The GAO report finds agreement in favor of user fees among aviation "experts," but a split in opinions from stakeholders.
House Republicans and Democrats used different reports by federal government offices to argue their cases for reforming the ATC system.
The BBA Aviation company has acquired the rights to a King Air ADS-B STC from FreeFlight, allowing the companies to develop it in partnership.
IBM’s new unit, The Weather Company, is leveraging the Internet of Things to improve weather forecasting.
The partnership integrates Passur’s live flight data with AirMap’s drone traffic alert system.
Airbus DS Electronics and Border Security is replacing 30-year-old radars at 20 airfields with the ASR aerodrome surveillance radar.
The agency says the U.S. national airspace system is becoming more efficient as a result of the long-running NextGen ATC modernization effort.
Aimed at curbing abuses to the system at the world's third busiest airport, GA operators will now have to have all reservations confirmed in advance.
The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps plan to reach early operational capability of the Joint Precision Approach and Landing System in 2018.
Brussels-based agency said it will collaborate with the ATC providers of its member states and with aircraft operators.