ATC

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

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).
Jan 9, 2008 - 5:56 AM
While the GPS wide-area augmentation system (WAAS) is likely to be commissioned for public use in July, the local-area augmentation system (LAAS) has falle
Jan 8, 2008 - 5:58 AM
As of November 25, Indonesia implemented reduced vertical separation minimums (RVSM) between FL 350 and FL 390.
Jan 8, 2008 - 5:35 AM
Nav Canada’s declining revenue, which resulted from reduced traffic volume over the last year as a consequence of the slowing economy and 9/11, has forced
Jan 7, 2008 - 11:32 AM
On December 14 the Potomac Consolidated Tracon began operation.
Jan 7, 2008 - 10:09 AM
Old timers may remember ATC requests to report the “middle marker inbound.” But it’s been such a long time since they have been an integral part of an ILS