ATC

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

Feb 6, 2007 - 4:07 AM
In an effort to build on the promise of the GPS wide-area augmentation system (WAAS), the FAA has amended a $200 million contract with Raytheon to deploy n
Feb 5, 2007 - 8:05 AM
Hickok & Associates of Orange Beach, Ala., has developed a network of 19 GPS approaches to hospitals in the Dallas/Fort Worth area for aeromedical operator
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:47 AM
Germany’s air navigation service provider (ANSP), Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS), has agreed to buy the SITA network of 27 VHF datalink (VDL) ground stations
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:46 AM
Raytheon Systems Limited (RSL) has unveiled a new automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) receiver that uses a 16 MHz or better sampling rate, a
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:45 AM
Sensis is building on its experience of automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) in the FAA-sponsored Capstone trials in Alaska and the increasin
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:43 AM
Growing numbers of smaller aircraft are compounding the problems air navigation service providers face, senior officials told the Jane’s conference at last
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:42 AM
The French civil aviation authority, DGAC, has published the first GNSS nonprecision approach procedure for a French airport and is working toward introduc
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:40 AM
The air-traffic community gathered in the Netherlands last month to discuss the continually evolving options for modernizing ATC.
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:34 AM
By most accounts, the start of reduced vertical separation minimum (RVSM) standards in North America a little over a month ago was a relatively smooth tran
Feb 2, 2007 - 9:52 AM
Last November the Hawaiian Department of Agriculture ruled it would no longer clear incoming aircraft on the Island of Lanai.