ATC

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

Jan 22, 2008 - 7:11 AM
Most corporate pilots know how TCAS operates and what it does, but fewer are familiar with ADS-B.
Jan 22, 2008 - 6:13 AM
The FAA awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin last month that will add a third leased geostationary satellite to the two existing satellites used for the w
Jan 21, 2008 - 5:35 AM
Once the ATC system began to recover from the 1981 Professional Air Traffic Controllers (PATCO) strike and the demand for services once more began to rise,
Jan 18, 2008 - 5:46 AM
The FAA recently codified into Parts 91 and 93 flight restrictions that have been in effect “temporarily” (for 10 years) in the vicinity of Niagara Falls a
Jan 16, 2008 - 11:00 AM
Honeywell has started demonstrating an optional software upgrade to its enhanced ground proximity warning system (EGPWS) that is intended to curb runway in
Jan 15, 2008 - 10:19 AM
Honeywell late last week received FAA designation as a consultant for Required Navigation Performance Special Aircraft and Aircrew Authorization Required (
Jan 15, 2008 - 10:17 AM
On Saturday, Boca Raton, Fla.-based DayJet reached its 100th day since starting per-seat on-demand service in the Southeast with its fleet of 28 Eclipse 50
Jan 14, 2008 - 11:07 AM
Just like Paul Revere’s midnight ride to warn of the incoming British, the Canadian Business Aviation Association is signaling to its troops that RVSM is c
Jan 14, 2008 - 10:45 AM
In the last couple of years the concept of portable cockpit computers has caught on in a big way.
Jan 9, 2008 - 6:17 AM
One of the FAA’s less publicized programs to increase airport capacity is the gradual introduction of the precision runway monitor (PRM).