FAA is fighting a perception problem over how much progress is being made in implementing the NextGen air traffic control (ATC) modernization program, a top agency official said. “There’s just not a recognition of some of the accelerated things that have been happening,” FAA assistant administrator-NextGen Jim Eck told reporters on the sidelines of the Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Conference and Exposition in National Harbor, Maryland. FAA is about halfway ...

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