News, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.
The 'Iris Precursor' program aims to support initial 4D flight-path control by satellite by 2018.
Operators claim mandate could ground fleets
With European Union co-funding, €650 million in public and private investment will be applied to begin air traffic management modernization.
Comments are now due September 8.
A proposed fundamental change of the U.S. ATC organizational structure could come this fall in FAA reauthorization legislation.
The U.S. is responsible for ATC services over the domestic U.S. and certain areas beyond.
The deployment program charts the transition from research and development to implementation of the Single European Sky effort.
Voluntary 18-month pilot program allows FAA employees to identify safety concerns without fear of retaliation.
Tower was quickly evacuated and will remain shut pending the results of air sampling tests.
Recommends that volcanic ash forecasts should be presented in the form of a zoning system that depicts areas of low, medium and high concentrations