ATC

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

Jan 6, 2015 - 9:51 AM
Recent blanket implementation of "'climb via' dilutes its effectiveness and has caused confusion among some cockpit crewmembers.”
Dec 11, 2014 - 2:45 PM
Recommendations on tamper-proofing systems meet with skepticism
Dec 9, 2014 - 6:30 AM
The UAE is working on plans to enhance its air traffic management capacity.
European Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc
Dec 8, 2014 - 9:04 PM
The European Commission designated a group of airlines, air navigation service providers and airports as Sesar 'Deployment Manager.'
FAA technicians work to restore Chicago center operations
Nov 25, 2014 - 12:05 PM
The FAA will undertake a three-stage action plan to improve its response in the event of ATC emergencies like the Chicago center fire.
Nov 24, 2014 - 9:20 AM
Video presents the details of some 7,000 aircraft bound for the UK.
Nov 19, 2014 - 1:52 PM
North Texas Metroplex project to streamline flight paths, save fuel, cut emissions
A controller works in a remote tower center.
Nov 11, 2014 - 3:28 PM
The European Cockpit Association has issued a position paper on emerging "remote tower services."
Nov 4, 2014 - 11:21 AM
Sensors are installed at Ornskoldsvik Airport but air traffic is remotely controlled from Sundsvall, Sweden.
Oct 30, 2014 - 3:30 PM
Working group formed to rally aircraft operators behind automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast technology.