ATC

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

Dec 19, 2007 - 11:49 AM
The National Air Traffic Controllers Association accused the FAA of dragging its feet on deploying ASDE-X, which provides controllers with an all-weather,
Dec 19, 2007 - 4:40 AM
Engine maker General Electric may have inadvertently exposed the identity of the Embraer 190 program’s second customer when it told an audience gathered at
Dec 18, 2007 - 7:47 AM
It took several years for the U.S.
Dec 18, 2007 - 7:08 AM
At the FAA’s September International Aviation Safety Forum near Washington, the agency included a discussion session entitled “WAAS or LAAS, which is it?”
Dec 18, 2007 - 7:06 AM
The FAA’s Air Traffic Control System Command Center (ATCSCC) at Herndon, Va., is often referred to as the “nerve center” of the National Airspace System.
Dec 18, 2007 - 5:14 AM
“Aviation is emerging from the most difficult period in its history to date.
Dec 17, 2007 - 6:11 AM
The Garmin GNS 480 all-in-one GPS/navcom is now approved for primary-means WAAS navigation and localizer precision with vertical guidance (LPV) approaches.
Dec 11, 2007 - 10:11 AM
As professionals engaged in business aviation, each of us probably has questions about what lies ahead for our community.
Dec 10, 2007 - 9:49 AM
Aircraft operators have been forced to add new technology to meet updated requirements since the 1950s, but nothing ever seems to come off aircraft, one ai
Dec 10, 2007 - 9:35 AM
Much positive news about the future of civil air navigation broke late last year.