ATC

News, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.

Vancouver Airport control tower
Nov 19, 2019 - 3:17 PM
Scheduled to take effect in 2021, Canada has shelved its ADS-B Out performance requirements, citing concerns from stakeholders and industry.
Nov 16, 2019 - 12:14 AM
Airservices Australia is believed to be considering the Searidge remote tower solution for several of the country's airports.
Nov 15, 2019 - 11:57 AM
The commissioner-designate for transport wavers on the introduction of an EU-wide kerosene tax, doubting its environemental benefits.
Cybersecurity in air traffic management
Nov 14, 2019 - 1:00 AM
ATC providers are applying AI and blockchain techniques in tackling cybersecurity risks.
Oct 21, 2019 - 3:19 PM
Avinor expects its remote tower project to begin serving Røst, Norway, in the second-half of 2022.
Oct 21, 2019 - 7:31 AM
Telecommunications group Vodafone will provide SIM cards to support communications for EHang's family of Autonomous Aerial Vehicles.
Bell's Nexus eVTOL aircraft
Oct 18, 2019 - 12:00 PM
Multiple exhibitors at the 2019 NBAA-BACE show are involved in developing technology for the fast-emerging urban air mobility sector
Oct 15, 2019 - 9:19 AM
London and Paris airports have taken a lead in addressing drone disruption threats to operations.
Oct 10, 2019 - 11:58 AM
Changes under the FAA’s Northeast Corridor Atlantic Coast Routes (NEC ACR) initiative are set to take place beginning this week.
Oct 10, 2019 - 11:36 AM
Citing large gaps, four regional, GA, and business aviation organizations pointed to a need for 23 more ADS-B ground stations to cover common routes.