ATC

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

Apr 1, 2021 - 11:53 AM
NiuSky Pacific Limited said Aireon's space-based ADS-B service greatly enhances its ground-based air traffic surveillance.
Apr 1, 2021 - 8:38 AM
During the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Aviation Summit, leaders expressed concern that investment has diminished for aging non-NextGen systems.
Mar 29, 2021 - 11:27 AM
A third service delivery point has been added for the Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar’s (ASECNA) Dakar, Senegal ops center.
Mar 23, 2021 - 12:31 PM
The FAA will publish 52 new operational procedures on April 22 as part of its South-Central Florida Metroplex airspace optimization program.
OTS
Mar 16, 2021 - 12:12 PM
Air traffic control providers eschewed the organized track structure on March 9.
Mar 1, 2021 - 11:38 AM
Under reintroduced legislation, retired FAA controllers would not be financially penalized for working at contract towers.
Feb 17, 2021 - 4:54 PM
With the new Aireon system, Isavia ANS’s ground-based air traffic surveillance will be enhanced in an area connecting Europe and North America.
Feb 3, 2021 - 12:22 PM
General aviation and drone operations will face restrictions before, during, and after Super Bowl LV in Tampa, Florida.
Aireon
Feb 1, 2021 - 6:40 PM
India is the latest country to join the Aireon space-based ADS-B network, which should mean more economical operations with lower fuel burn.
CO2
Feb 1, 2021 - 11:22 AM
Plotting transoceanic routes based on most efficient air distances will result in fuel savings and a reduction in CO2 emissions.