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

Sep 13, 2015 - 9:47 AM
By the end of the six-month trial aircraft across all oceanic airspace managed by Australia were being tracked with a minimum reporting rate of 14 minutes.
Sep 12, 2015 - 7:03 PM
Both Flight Watch and Hi-Watch will be available on frequency 122.2, effective September 24.
Sep 12, 2015 - 6:56 PM
The FAA will take over certifcation and inspection of LAWRS from the National Weather Service.
Sep 11, 2015 - 12:56 PM
TFRs apply to New York and Washington Center.
Sep 9, 2015 - 10:03 AM
The report found that separating air navigation and safety/regulatory functions has not affected safety.
Sep 1, 2015 - 4:18 PM
Airspace affected is over Virginia, North and South Caroline, Georgia and Florida.
Remote tower controller workstation
Aug 26, 2015 - 8:21 AM
Air navigation service provider Avinor has plans for remote control of up to 15 or more airports from one location.
Washington Dulles International Airport tower
Aug 25, 2015 - 11:04 AM
Inefficient tower operations cost the government $853 million over five years, according to the Department of Transportation inspector general.
Aug 24, 2015 - 7:30 AM
Aviation authorities will study whether landing separation standards can be tightened.
Aug 23, 2015 - 2:54 PM
The new certification processs covers all controllers regardless of their assignment.