ATC

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

Dec 19, 2007 - 1:57 PM
The FAA will be able to cope with the loss of almost half of its air traffic controller workforce over the next nine years if it can keep better track of a
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