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 12, 2007 - 9:49 AM
The FAA withdrew a 1998 proposal that would have raised the floor of the Tampa, Fla.
Oct 12, 2007 - 6:06 AM
Dassault hopes to display the cockpit simulator for its new Falcon 7X sidestick fly-by-wire business trijet at the NBAA Convention in October in Orlando, F
Oct 12, 2007 - 6:05 AM
Effective February 20, the /F suffix for aircraft equipped with single FMSs has been revised to account for advanced Rnav equipment.
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:45 AM
In a letter to the FAA, NBAA president Jack Olcott said the association  “adamantly objects to the construction of the proposed 2,000-foot tower at Ba
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:42 AM
The FAA has begun redesigning high-altitude airspace above FL390, and among the first beneficiaries will be Rnav- and RNP-equipped business jets that routi
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:12 AM
When the federal government raised the terrorist threat index early last month to Code Orange, it piggybacked with it an Air Defense Identification Zone (A
Oct 11, 2007 - 5:57 AM
• Goodrich accepted terms of a licensing agreement with Honeywell to settle a lawsuit in which Honeywell claimed that Goodrich infringed on EGPWS patents.
Oct 11, 2007 - 5:56 AM
• Sen.
Oct 11, 2007 - 5:33 AM
The FAA is proposing numerous revisions to instrument flight rules and procedures to reflect technological advances intended to “facilitate the transition
Oct 10, 2007 - 11:03 AM
Previously this column has addressed efforts within the federal government to transform our nation’s air transportation system.