ATC

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

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.
Dec 6, 2007 - 5:45 AM
Released last month, the 2005 Federal Radionavigation Plan (FRP)–a joint production of the DOT, DOD and the Department of Homeland Security–provides a usef
Nov 28, 2007 - 12:47 PM
At the Air Traffic Control Association’s annual convention this fall, Syracuse, N.Y.-based Sensis announced that its multilateration system will replace th
Nov 28, 2007 - 12:28 PM
China’s Air Traffic Management Bureau has selected Sensis to deploy automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) equipment at two airports in central