ATC

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

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.
Aug 21, 2019 - 11:03 AM
Learjet 55s comprise the least compliant fleet, with 42 percent equipped, while the Cirrus Vision Jet is most compliant with 98 percent equipage rate.
Aug 8, 2019 - 10:15 AM
IATA expects average flight delays in the Mideast to double by 2025 without urgent action.
Aug 7, 2019 - 11:45 AM
Pakistan’s airspace may close again, after reopening in July following five months of disruption.
Jul 23, 2019 - 10:51 AM
OpsGroup has advised its international operator members of four new ICAO bulletins updating North Atlantic Track (NAT) operations.
Jul 18, 2019 - 12:46 PM
Outage originated in ground infrastructure and the system took six days to recover to operational status, prompting a full inquiry.