ATC

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

Apr 23, 2020 - 11:46 AM
The FAA is temporarily reducing operations at ATC towers where traffic has dropped off significantly, particularly at night.
Apr 9, 2020 - 12:17 PM
A rumor about an imminent U.S. airspace shutdown promulgated by an aviation blogger earlier this week has been debunked by NBAA.
Apr 7, 2020 - 10:00 AM
Europe’s ATM providers have agreed to postpone payment of €1.1 billion in air traffic control fees.
Mar 20, 2020 - 12:54 PM
The FAA has now had to close towers in New York, Chicago and Las Vegas after positive tests were found among technicians.
Mar 19, 2020 - 11:22 AM
The March 10 tie-up between Airean and Searidge Technologies could serve as a model for future industrial partnerships for space-based data applications.
Mar 2, 2020 - 10:29 AM
Aireon's space-based ADS-B data is expected to improve Eurocontrol's complex traffic demand and slot allocation calculations.
Feb 20, 2020 - 10:08 AM
Revisions to the FAA's AIM clarifies “approach category” and its application in determining the appropriate straight-in or circling minima on an approach.
Feb 18, 2020 - 4:14 PM
Higher fees that recently went into effect for users of ATC services in Canada have been upheld by the Canadian Transportation Agency.
Feb 10, 2020 - 12:32 PM
The number of flights across Europe recorded their lowest growth rate last year since 2013.
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Feb 9, 2020 - 10:00 AM
Mitre is collaborating with the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore on airport and airspace capacity, as well as regional safety collaboration.