Next Generation Air Transportation System

Mar 31, 2010 - 5:44 AM
Just as ADS-B was turning into the home stretch, with the FAA announcement of the final rule for mandatory equipage expected on April 10–a date agency offi
Mar 30, 2010 - 8:08 AM
After conducting a study of regional airports at the request of two congressmen, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) has recommended that the federa
Mar 30, 2010 - 5:49 AM
Key airspace safety and modernization efforts contained in the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) will play a vital role in spurring long-
Mar 29, 2010 - 7:57 AM
On March 22, the Senate unanimously passed its FAA reauthorization bill, sending it to a conference committee that will reconcile differences with the Hous
Feb 23, 2010 - 10:44 AM
<i>Humans beware.
Feb 23, 2010 - 10:30 AM
Aviation–and in particular general aviation–dodged a financial bullet early last month when the Obama Administration released a Fiscal Year 2011 budget req
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:39 AM
With worldwide shipments and billings of general aviation airplanes down in all categories in 2009, the global economic downturn led to one of the toughest
Feb 22, 2010 - 8:17 AM
Think working at New York Tracon is a tough job? Try heading down to the Gulf of Mexico, where controllers handle between 5,000 and 9,000 helicopter flight
Feb 18, 2010 - 5:24 AM
The FAA last month responded to the RTCA Industry NextGen Implementation Task Force’s recommendations for the transition to NextGen.
Jan 27, 2010 - 11:33 AM
For many, multilateration (sometimes abbreviated Mlat) is one of those vague ATC terms that is always hard to define.