Controller Pilot Data Link Communications

May 12, 2008 - 6:45 AM
The FAA later this year will begin asking avionics makers to submit bids for competitive contracts to produce prototype radio interface units (RIU) and gro
May 9, 2008 - 7:10 AM
The FAA has awarded an initial $20.5 million contract to ITT Industries aerospace/communications division to provide the agency with multimode VHF digital
May 7, 2008 - 9:46 AM
As the crow flies, the distance between Baltimore and Newark is only about 160 mi.
May 7, 2008 - 6:39 AM
In one of her first speeches as FAA Administrator, Marion Blakey promised that her five-year term will be driven by data and hard numbers, be consistent ac
May 7, 2008 - 5:10 AM
Traditionally, Boeing and Airbus have used the Paris and Farnborough airshows to announce multimillion-dollar sales contracts, in the hope of one-upping th
May 5, 2008 - 6:33 AM
National Air Traffic Controllers Association (Natca) president Patrick Forrey raised more than a few eyebrows in a recent speech at the Washington Aero Clu
Apr 17, 2008 - 11:42 AM
At a recent International Air Transport Association (IATA) conference on global navigation and oceanic operations, IBAC director general Donald Spruston ou
Dec 19, 2007 - 11:27 AM
At the ICAO Assembly in Montreal–where all the world’s aviation representatives gathered last month to review outstanding issues–there was general agreemen
Dec 18, 2007 - 5:14 AM
“Aviation is emerging from the most difficult period in its history to date.
Dec 10, 2007 - 9:49 AM
Aircraft operators have been forced to add new technology to meet updated requirements since the 1950s, but nothing ever seems to come off aircraft, one ai