ATC

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

Apr 3, 2007 - 6:32 AM
As news about precision area navigation (more commonly referred to as PRnav) in Europe starts showing up in the aviation press, chief pilots and maintenanc
Mar 30, 2007 - 12:05 PM
Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE) in Vail, Colo., recently dedicated a new ATC tower, resulting from the efforts of Eagle County, the Colorado Division o
Mar 30, 2007 - 10:58 AM
by Paul Lowe<br />Hoping to stave off aviation gridlock this summer, the FAA last month summoned 60 participants from major and regional airlines, pilot an
Mar 30, 2007 - 7:49 AM
If asked today for their views about automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B), many pilots might respond that it was developed to meet the unique
Mar 30, 2007 - 7:43 AM
A handful of business aircraft operators have started transmitting flight-intent data to the FAA’s ATC System Command Center in Herndon, Va.
Mar 30, 2007 - 7:42 AM
The struggling airline industry produced another casualty last month with Boeing’s announcement that it will put the brakes on its once ambitious Air Traff
Mar 29, 2007 - 1:10 PM
Bombardier Flexjet has become the first nonscheduled operator to successfully transmit real-time flight-intent data to the FAA’s Air Traffic Control System
Mar 29, 2007 - 11:57 AM
Comments are due tomorrow on a request for public input to help federal agencies decide if there is a need to continue to operate or invest in the loran-C
Mar 29, 2007 - 7:20 AM
The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) recently published Safety Alert 2007-01 to caution pilots about certain aspects of operating in Brazilian airspace.
Mar 28, 2007 - 12:19 PM
Swiss police have in custody a man accused of stabbing to death an air traffic controller.