Next Generation Air Transportation System

Sep 24, 2008 - 5:57 AM
The prospect of instituting near-term ATC improvements as industry waits for the arrival of NextGen in the 2020s seems now to have been delayed for at leas
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.
Sep 24, 2008 - 5:29 AM
When the FAA called in March for public comment on its notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) on ADS-B equipage, it was with the understanding that there was
Aug 31, 2008 - 12:59 PM
Speaking at this year’s EAA AirVenture, acting FAA Administrator Bobby Sturgell defended the track record of various agency-industry cooperative safety and
Aug 5, 2008 - 10:05 AM
On September 13, FAA Administrator Marion Blakey will have completed the first year of her five-year tenure in the position.
Jul 30, 2008 - 9:56 AM
The Alliance for Sustainable Air Transportation (ASAT) was publicly launched in late June at a summit on global climate change in Miami.
Jul 29, 2008 - 7:23 AM
One of the least welcome rites of passage for copilots is the routine chore of updating the company’s flight operations documents, with Jeppesen manuals pr
Jul 14, 2008 - 7:44 AM
Unless airline passenger traffic remains at the current reduced levels over the long term, the FAA’s Operational Evolution Plan (OEP) to increase system ca
Jul 9, 2008 - 7:07 AM
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has designated the FAA William J.
Jul 8, 2008 - 8:29 AM
Two recent ATC conferences underscore the various points of view about the most efficient ways to implement the next generation of air transportation, eith