Safety http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en FAA targets Oct. 13 for re-opening of fire-damaged Chicago ATC facility http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-targets-oct-13-re-opening-fire-damaged-chicago-atc-facility <div class="node-body article-body">FAA is aiming to have the Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center in Aurora, Illinois operational by Oct. 13 following a Sept. 26 fire at the facility. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-targets-oct-13-re-opening-fire-damaged-chicago-atc-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-targets-oct-13-re-opening-fire-damaged-chicago-atc-facility#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News Safety air traffic control Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center Chicago O’Hare International Airport FAA fire MDW Michael Huerta Midway Airport ORD Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:03:00 +0000 140441 at http://atwonline.com <p>Passengers wait in line to reschedule flights at Chicago O&rsquo;Hare International Airport</p> Scott Olson/Getty Image Brain Wave http://atwonline.com/safety/brain-wave <div class="field-deck"> Brain monitoring research could lead to ways to improve performance of pilots and air traffic controllers </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Billion-dollar, decade-long initiatives in the US and Europe to map and simulate the entire human brain will change information technology fundamentally, and aerospace is unlikely to remain untouched. Advances in neurotechnology are already having an impact, as methods of monitoring the brain are applied to improving the performance of pilots, air traffic controllers and system operators.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/brain-wave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/brain-wave#comments Safety News ATW Plus Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:51:00 +0000 140431 at http://atwonline.com Thinkstock image FAA: Flights into Chicago area at ‘reduced rate’ http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-flights-chicago-area-reduced-rate <div class="node-body article-body">Flights into FAA’s Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center (ZAU) airspace were moving at a “reduced rate” early Friday afternoon as the agency, airlines, and area airports coped with the en-route center’s closing following an early morning incident.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-flights-chicago-area-reduced-rate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/faa-flights-chicago-area-reduced-rate#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News Safety ATC Zero Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center Chicago O’Hare Airport FAA ZAU Fri, 26 Sep 2014 20:37:00 +0000 140171 at http://atwonline.com LOT 787 makes unscheduled landing after fire warning http://atwonline.com/safety/lot-787-makes-unscheduled-landing-after-fire-warning <div class="node-body article-body">A LOT Polish Airlines Boeing 787 diverted into Glasgow Airport, Scotland Thursday, following a cockpit warning of an onboard fire.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/lot-787-makes-unscheduled-landing-after-fire-warning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/lot-787-makes-unscheduled-landing-after-fire-warning#comments Airlines Components Daily News Safety Boeing 787 Brian McClean Chicago O’Hare Glasgow Airport LOT NATS Prestwick Control Centre UK National Air Traffic Services Warsaw Airport Fri, 26 Sep 2014 20:35:00 +0000 140181 at http://atwonline.com Fire at Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center grounds O’Hare, Midway flights http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/fire-chicago-air-route-traffic-control-center-grounds-o-hare-midway-flights <div class="node-body article-body">A fire in FAA’s Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center in Aurora, Illinois led to the grounding of all flights at Chicago O’Hare and Midway airports Friday morning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/fire-chicago-air-route-traffic-control-center-grounds-o-hare-midway-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/fire-chicago-air-route-traffic-control-center-grounds-o-hare-midway-flights#comments Daily News Safety Airports & Routes airports Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center FAA fire ground stop Midway O’Hare Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:13:00 +0000 140131 at http://atwonline.com Emirates, Etihad halt flights to Sana’a due to political unrest http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/emirates-etihad-halt-flights-sana-due-political-unrest <div class="node-body article-body">Emirates Airline and Etihad Airways have reportedly halted flights to Sana’a International Airport, the capital of Yemen, because of heavy fighting between Shiite rebels and Sunni militia, the United Arab Emirates-based daily, the National, reported. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/emirates-etihad-halt-flights-sana-due-political-unrest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/emirates-etihad-halt-flights-sana-due-political-unrest#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety Egyptair Emirates Airline Etihad Airways flydubai Gulf Air political unrest Royal Jordanian Sana’a International Airport Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:23:00 +0000 139771 at http://atwonline.com JetBlue Airways Airbus A320 makes emergency landing at California airport http://atwonline.com/safety/jetblue-airways-airbus-a320-makes-emergency-landing-california-airport <div class="node-body article-body">A JetBlue Airways Airbus A320 made an emergency landing Sept. 18 at Long Beach, California (LGB) shortly after taking off from the airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/jetblue-airways-airbus-a320-makes-emergency-landing-california-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/jetblue-airways-airbus-a320-makes-emergency-landing-california-airport#comments Airlines Daily News Safety Airbus A320 emergency landing JetBlue Airways LGB Long Beach Airport Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:50:00 +0000 139351 at http://atwonline.com NTSB finds pilot error caused UPS Airlines crash http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-finds-pilot-error-caused-ups-airlines-crash <div class="node-body article-body">The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has blamed pilot error for the crash of an UPS Airlines Airbus A300-600, which crashed on approach to Birmingham, Alabama, on Aug. 14, 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-finds-pilot-error-caused-ups-airlines-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/ntsb-finds-pilot-error-caused-ups-airlines-crash#comments Airlines Regulation Daily News Safety Airbus A300-600 Captain Cerea Beal Jr. crash FAA First Officer Shanda Fanning Flight 1354 Independent Pilots Association investigation National Transportation Safety Board NTSB pilot error UPS Airlines Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:51:00 +0000 138271 at http://atwonline.com Accident report says high-energy objects impacted MH17; notes three other airliners nearby http://atwonline.com/safety/accident-report-says-high-energy-objects-impacted-mh17-notes-three-other-airliners-nearby <div class="node-body article-body">Damage found on wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 indicates there were impacts from a large number of high-energy objects from outside the aircraft, according to a Dutch Safety Board accident report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/accident-report-says-high-energy-objects-impacted-mh17-notes-three-other-airliners-nearby" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/accident-report-says-high-energy-objects-impacted-mh17-notes-three-other-airliners-nearby#comments Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Safety 777 Amsterdam Schiphol Boeing Dnipro Control Dutch Safety Board Malaysia Airlines MH17 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:41:00 +0000 138211 at http://atwonline.com <p>Part of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 at the crash site in the village of Hrabove (Grabovo), some 80 km east of Donetsk.</p> Alexander KHUDOTEPLY/AFP/Getty Images EASA restructures to promote easier links with industry http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-restructures-promote-easier-links-industry <div class="node-body article-body">The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has restructured in a move it says will enable it to engage more pragmatically with the aviation industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-restructures-promote-easier-links-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/easa-restructures-promote-easier-links-industry#comments Regulation Daily News Safety EASA European Aviation Safety Agency Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:20:00 +0000 137281 at http://atwonline.com