ATC

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

Dec 4, 2019 - 2:38 PM
A nationwide walkout of several French employment sectors includes air traffic controllers and airport ground handlers.
Dec 4, 2019 - 2:27 PM
Leidos will continue to provide flight services briefings and work with the FAA to improve the system under a potential $1 billion, 15-year contract.
Thales PureFlyt
Nov 26, 2019 - 10:23 AM
France’s Thales Group says all OEMs could benefit from PureFlyt, giving it a chance for adoption on Boeing airliner programs.
Nov 20, 2019 - 12:42 PM
The FAA is looking to implement satellite-based navigation to move air traffic more efficiently through Southern Nevada.
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 environmental 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.