ATC

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

Bell Helicopter has partnered with Hughes Aerospace on performance-based navigation technology.
Apr 10, 2015 - 12:08 AM
More direct approaches and lower minima would be possible if helicopters in China could use PBN.
Apr 7, 2015 - 9:20 AM
Windy conditions reduce LHRs arrival rate approximately 65 days each year.
Mar 27, 2015 - 8:06 AM
Guide details definitions and processes for creating IFR procedures.
Mar 25, 2015 - 2:23 PM
Exposes shortcomings at military air defense and civilian ATC control centers, and MAS ops center
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.)
Mar 25, 2015 - 11:48 AM
Republicans on the House Transportation Committee are pushing for 'transformational' reform, while Democrats are not sold on sweeping change.
Mar 23, 2015 - 3:30 PM
The AIN Business Aviation NextGen Workshop was held in partnership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
Mar 20, 2015 - 4:05 AM
Check the Notam for to plan routes into and out of the Augusta area during the event.
Mar 8, 2015 - 1:18 PM
Design problems in Rnav procedures affect Norm Mineta and Sacramento International.
ATC tower at Washington Dulles International Airport
Mar 3, 2015 - 11:05 PM
Cyber security lapses threaten the FAA's safe and efficient management of the U.S. national airspace system, the GAO found.
Graphic showing airspace managed by Australia, other nations
Mar 2, 2015 - 2:08 PM
Airservices Australia, Inmarsat, Qantas and Virgin Australia are testing an aircraft tracking system using ADS-C at regular invervals.