ATC

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

Aug 29, 2007 - 10:19 AM
In response to ongoing flight service complaints, the FAA recently established a hotline ([888] FLT-SRVC [358-7782]) to track and manage issues with Lockhe
Aug 28, 2007 - 12:24 PM
The leadership of Brazil’s Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil (ANAC) is collapsing under the pressure of international criticism.
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Aug 28, 2007 - 6:05 AM
The Colorado Department of Transportation has launched a new technology initiative that will provide enhanced surveillance, and thereby improve access, to
Aug 24, 2007 - 10:46 AM
The DOD’s Navstar GPS reached a new performance level this year, with 30 satellites in orbit versus its minimum required civil complement of 24.
Aug 21, 2007 - 11:32 AM
A satellite navigation backup study commissioned by the JPDO has given eLoran “the highest overall preference rating...particularly in the U.S.” Not yet pu
Aug 14, 2007 - 12:39 PM
As an example of how ADS-B installation will work abroad, the Australian government and Airservices Australia, the country’s privatized ATC provider, propo
Aug 14, 2007 - 12:37 PM
Although Congress is in recess until September 4, one could be forgiven for thinking otherwise given the continued rhetoric on both sides of the FAA fundin
Aug 9, 2007 - 11:08 AM
The FAA yesterday signed an agreement in Anchorage with a consortium of Alaskan aviation organizations to move ahead with the statewide implementation of A
Aug 7, 2007 - 12:26 PM
The FAA last week issued the final environmental impact statement for the New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia airspace redesign, a major project that seeks
Aug 1, 2007 - 6:55 AM
In April 805,239 flights were recorded in Europe, an increase of 5.6 percent over the same month the previous year.