ATC

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

Feb 4, 2008 - 6:10 AM
With the major airlines toppling in all directions, and the opportunities there for young pilots diminishing rapidly, maybe thinking about a different care
Jan 30, 2008 - 10:55 AM
When the high-altitude redesign (HAR) portion of the FAA’s national airspace redesign program begins initial implementation this year, it will signal the b
Jan 30, 2008 - 10:14 AM
Foreign business aircraft operators are enjoying somewhat easier access to Chinese airspace, at least between the country’s major cities.
Jan 22, 2008 - 10:12 AM
The Avidyne Entegra avionics system–particularly the revolutionary left-side primary flight display (PFD)–is new territory for most piston pilots.
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 (