Air Traffic Organization

Dec 30, 2008 - 5:30 AM
The focus of the NextGen Air Transportation System has largely been on the development of satellite-based navigation systems, trajectory-based operations a
Sep 24, 2008 - 5:40 AM
Everybody in aviation has heard about NextGen, the buzzterm that stands for the ponderous Next Generation Air Transportation System.
Aug 31, 2008 - 1:07 PM
The House of Representatives on July 22 unanimously approved a bipartisan aviation bill that tightens the FAA’s airline maintenance oversight procedures an
Aug 4, 2008 - 12:02 PM
A shortage of controllers at Chicago Center and an uptick in air traffic in that sector are a prescription for disaster that the FAA has so far ignored at
Jul 30, 2008 - 11:06 AM
Although the FAA has finally commissioned its first standard terminal automation replacement system (Stars), the agency has drastically reduced the number
Jul 28, 2008 - 10:35 AM
American Airlines Capt.
Jul 28, 2008 - 10:21 AM
Both the House and the Senate passed their own versions of an FAA reauthorization bill last month, so differences between the two measures–and the threat o
Jul 9, 2008 - 7:07 AM
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has designated the FAA William J.
Jul 8, 2008 - 5:30 AM
The Transportation Department’s plan to manage congestion at New York’s three area airports drew criticism from industry witnesses and members of Congress
Jul 7, 2008 - 6:55 AM
The issue of controller staffing is intensifying the long-running debate between the FAA and the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (Natca).