ATC

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

Feb 4, 2022 - 1:53 PM
Starting March 1, operators may file random route plans for North Atlantic tracks at or below FL330.
Jan 31, 2022 - 11:41 AM
Mitre said the nine-year FAA renewal from the Center for Advanced Aviation System Development will enable it to expand its research from surface to space.
Jan 25, 2022 - 1:27 PM
Nav Canada's ADS-B service trials are underway below FL290 in portions of the Montreal flight information region.
Dec 16, 2021 - 11:26 AM
The aviation industry is hopeful that through coordination and data-sharing that the FAA will develop a notam that will buffer operations from 5G limits.
Dec 7, 2021 - 11:45 AM
Thales's acquisition of Moog's ground-based navigation aids business comes not quite six months after the companies signed a definitive agreement.
Nov 22, 2021 - 9:43 AM
Reps. DeFazio and Larsen are calling on the FCC to put off on 5G deployment in C-band until the FAA confirms it will not interfere with radio altimeters.
Nov 10, 2021 - 12:34 PM
The FAA declared the Saab remote tower system at Virginia’s Leesburg Executive Airport “operationally viable,” authorizing ATC services to continue there.
Airbus
Nov 10, 2021 - 10:42 AM
Speakers at an EASA conference called for a standard unit price for air navigation fees to stop airlines burning excessive fuel simply to reduce costs.
Sita
Oct 26, 2021 - 10:42 AM
Sita will provide its FANS 1/A datalink services to enable ATC to text instructions to pilots in real-time over oceanic airspace.
Sep 28, 2021 - 2:58 PM
Starting next year, the FAA will deploy new NASA-developed software to aid departure efficiency at 27 airports in the U.S.