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

Multifunction control display unit with data message
Feb 3, 2015 - 11:31 AM
The FAA's budget request of $15.8 billion contains $235 million to begin rolling out data communications between pilots and controllers.
WindTracer light detection and ranging system
Jan 29, 2015 - 1:16 PM
Dubai Air Navigation Services is analyzing wake turbulence at Dubai International Airport using a light detection and ranging system.
Jan 24, 2015 - 7:55 AM
The region's airspace is saturated and large portions are off limits to civilian use, said the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization.
Jan 20, 2015 - 4:40 PM
Proposal aims to extend performance based navigation (procedures beyond the 24 European Union airports required by the Pilot Common Project Regulation.
Jan 19, 2015 - 3:45 PM
The Army Contracting Command has issued a Request for Information (RFI) covering eLoran receivers for maritime, aviation and/or vehicular platforms.
Jan 17, 2015 - 12:35 AM
The upgrade is a software change and is available from authorized BendixKing and Honeywell dealers.
Jan 16, 2015 - 1:50 AM
Eliminating the requirement for some would encourage owners of lower cost GA aircraft to keep flying.
Jan 16, 2015 - 12:40 AM
Some states have no or insufficient operational approval processes.
Jan 12, 2015 - 4:55 PM
Agency says discrepancies “can lead to a loss of separation and an increase in workload for ATC and flight crews.”
Jan 9, 2015 - 8:14 AM
The demonstration project will test synthetic vision, enhanced vision and other technologies for approach and landing into European airports.