ATC

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

Sep 23, 2019 - 5:04 PM
Following an audit of the FAA’s metroplex redesign program, the DOT Inspector General found that the remaining five locations won't be completed until 2021
Sep 19, 2019 - 10:51 AM
Trials of the new airport collaborative decision-making (A-CDM) procedures started on Monday at Canada’s Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport.
Sep 16, 2019 - 10:37 AM
Airlines scrap more than 100 flights amid raging fires across the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Kalimantan.
Sep 12, 2019 - 10:39 AM
EBAA was among dozens of organizations that signed the “Future of European Sky” joint declaration yesterday.
Sep 9, 2019 - 12:20 PM
The "file-and-forget" principle of twice-yearly repetitive flight plans no longer benefits operators, given the dynamic nature of today’s ATM network.
Volocopter's 2X prototype at Helsinki International Airport
Aug 30, 2019 - 10:02 AM
Volocopter's 2X prototype made the first eVTOL flight integrated with both unmanned and air traffic management systems at an international airport.
Aug 28, 2019 - 11:24 AM
Nav Canada, the private, not-for-profit that operates the country’s ATC system, is increasing user fees to recover costs of providing ADS-B surveillance.
Aug 26, 2019 - 12:08 PM
Operators with older minimum navigation performance specifications approvals must get them updated if they want to keep flying in the North Atlantic Track.
EHang 218 Autonomous Aerial Vehicle flying in Vienna.
Aug 22, 2019 - 12:42 PM
China's EHang has developed an electronic fence to prevent autonomous aircraft being operated in areas where they would not be safe.
Aug 22, 2019 - 10:36 AM
The high court in Dublin blocked planned walkouts by Ireland-based pilots.