Avionics and ATC

New developments and products in avionics, specifically about aircraft electronics in the cockpit; and news, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.

Oct 14, 2014 - 12:50 PM
New service automates the more than 350 data accuracy checks per procedure required by the FAA.
Oct 9, 2014 - 3:10 PM
SmartSky 4G will provide more than 10 times the typical speed and capacity of networks currently in the market.
Oct 9, 2014 - 2:55 PM
Chicago Center is still expecting to use numerous traffic management initiatives early next week during the transition.
Oct 9, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Milestone agreement was coordinated by Germany-based Rheinland Air Service.
FAA deputy administrator Michael Whitaker
Oct 9, 2014 - 10:12 AM
The FAA is "communicating clearly and unequivocally" that it will not extend the deadline for the next major milestone toward NextGen.
Oct 7, 2014 - 1:50 PM
System displays safety-enhancing AOA and audible alerts throughout critical phases of flight.
Oct 7, 2014 - 1:40 PM
The solution will be available as a Bombardier Service Bulletin.
Oct 2, 2014 - 2:35 PM
The trial will take place at Leesburg (Va.) Airport, which currently has no tower, next summer.
Sep 30, 2014 - 3:40 PM
“Criminal action by a contractor knocked out communications equipment” at the FAA air route traffic control center.
Sep 25, 2014 - 4:00 PM
STC approval of the G5000 in the Beechjet 400A/400XP is targeted for the fourth quarter of 2015.