ATC

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

Oct 10, 2019 - 11:36 AM
Citing large gaps, four regional, GA, and business aviation organizations pointed to a need for 23 more ADS-B ground stations to cover common routes.
Oct 8, 2019 - 10:10 AM
ADS-B last month became operational at Ohio airports Akron-Canton and Mansfield Lahm Regional, the last two of 155 slated for the technology.
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.