News, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.
The FAA expects ZAU ATC center will be fully operational by October 13
The trial will take place at Leesburg (Va.) Airport, which currently has no tower, next summer.
Industry’s cost and delivery promises on major programs have rarely been met.
“Criminal action by a contractor knocked out communications equipment” at the FAA air route traffic control center.
The manifest must be emailed within 24 hours of departure and resubmitted 30 minutes before takeoff to confirm the flight.
The FAA is processing a good portion of the average traffic at O'Hare and Midway, the two airports immediately affected by the fire.
FBI investigating fire after suspected arsonist was arrested at the scene.
Service will be available for search-and-rescue ops in 2017.
Continuous power descents now a part of all North Texas Stars.
The service will provide search-and-rescue organizations with the location and last flight track of any 1090 MHz ADS-B transponder-equipped aircraft.