ATC

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

Oct 30, 2014 - 3:25 PM
When paired with Garmin’s Flight Stream Bluetooth wireless gateway, the system provides ADS-B IN benefits via a mobile device.
Graphic of ADS-B ground stations
Oct 29, 2014 - 8:37 AM
The aviation industry and the FAA have agreed to form an 'Equip 2020' working group to promote the adoption of ADS-B equipment.
Oct 20, 2014 - 11:40 AM
Changes follow other recent NextGen airspace updates.
Oct 13, 2014 - 12:45 PM
New system will include 3-D terrain visualization.
Oct 13, 2014 - 12:35 PM
Funding shortages for modernization remain a formidable obstacle.
Oct 13, 2014 - 12:25 PM
ATC facility closed by fire appears to be on track to return to service today.
Washington Reagan National Airport
Oct 9, 2014 - 4:01 PM
The study compares U.S. ATC system to that in Canada, the UK and other European countries.
Oct 9, 2014 - 2:55 PM
Chicago Center is still expecting to use numerous traffic management initiatives early next week during the transition.
FAA deputy administrator Michael Whitaker
Oct 9, 2014 - 10:12 AM
The FAA is "communicating clearly and unequivocally" that it will not extend the deadline for the next major milestone toward NextGen.
Oct 7, 2014 - 2:03 PM
This will be the first industry event at which Bolton provides a roadmap for further NextGen development.