ATC

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

Graphic of North Atlantic Track with airplane flight tracks depicted on map
Jan 27, 2023 - 11:27 AM
ICAO has revised its North Atlantic operations and airspace manual, and flight planner OpsGroup is helping pilots make sense of the changes via a summary.
Jan 25, 2023 - 3:22 PM
The installation of modern navigation aids ends a 30-year interruption of full air traffic control operations over Somalia and the surrounding region.
(Photo: ADS-B Exchange
Jan 25, 2023 - 12:12 PM
The acquisition of ADS-B Exchange enables JetNet to expand into real-time flight data while ADS-B Exchange said it can maintain its unfiltered data.
Jan 13, 2023 - 9:03 AM
IT personnel failed to follow procedure while working on the computer system that generates Notams, according to the FAA.
Jan 12, 2023 - 11:35 AM
NBAA said the industry has been pushing for improvements and enhanced redundancies for the Notam system for four years.
Newark Airport in the New York City area experienced significant disruption.
Jan 12, 2023 - 8:04 AM
Investigations into the latest air transport system meltdown in the U.S. begin as traffic flows return to normal after a software glitch grounds flights.
Airbus UpNext fitted three external cameras to an A350-1000 for flight testing.
Jan 12, 2023 - 7:45 AM
The aircraft maker's DragonFly technology could enable automated diversions in response to medical emergencies and improve safety at busy airports.
Jan 11, 2023 - 9:35 AM
Normal airline operations resumed at about 9 a.m. after a failure of the U.S. notam system forced the cancellation of some 850 flights.
Polish Lot aircraft on airport taxiway
Jan 3, 2023 - 10:23 AM
Europe saw air traffic increase to 83 percent of 2019 levels at the end of last year.
Muhammad Sami, president and CEO of SkyPlan Services
Dec 7, 2022 - 2:48 AM
Its courses will enable professionals from as far afield as the CIS, India and Africa to obtain training and refresher courses.