Air Traffic Control http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7413/more en ATC changes start to shrink Heathrow stacks http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/atc-changes-start-shrink-heathrow-stacks <div class="node-body article-body">Cooperation across four European nations is beginning to improve holding times in the stacks serving London’s Heathrow airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/atc-changes-start-shrink-heathrow-stacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/atc-changes-start-shrink-heathrow-stacks#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News Airports & Routes Brest Air Traffic Control Centre Derek Provan FAB London Heathrow Airport Martin Rolfe NATS UK-Ireland Functional Airspace Block Thu, 08 Jan 2015 18:25:00 +0000 151521 at http://atwonline.com European airline associations call on EU to block German ATC charges hike http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/european-airline-associations-call-eu-block-german-atc-charges-hike <div class="node-body article-body">A group of five European airline associations is calling on the European Commission and member states of the European Union (EU) to reject a 16.6% increase in air navigation service charges proposed by Germany.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/european-airline-associations-call-eu-block-german-atc-charges-hike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/european-airline-associations-call-eu-block-german-atc-charges-hike#comments Air Traffic Control Air Traffic Management Associations Daily News air tr Association of European Airlines ATW Plus European Business Aviation Association European Commission European Low Fares Airline Association European Regions Airline Association European Union International Air Carrier Association Single European Sky Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:11:00 +0000 149281 at http://atwonline.com Eurocontrol, EDA agree to closer cooperation on Single European Sky http://atwonline.com/daily-news/eurocontrol-eda-agree-closer-cooperation-single-european-sky <div class="node-body article-body">Eurocontrol, the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation, has signed a joint work program agreement with the European Defence Agency (EDA) aimed at strengthening cooperation between the two organizations in the domain of the Single European Sky ATM research program, SESAR.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/daily-news/eurocontrol-eda-agree-closer-cooperation-single-european-sky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/daily-news/eurocontrol-eda-agree-closer-cooperation-single-european-sky#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News air traffic management ATM ATW Plus EDA Eurocontrol European Defence Agency SESAR Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:06:00 +0000 147781 at http://atwonline.com Etihad signs two-month Aventus NowCast evaluation agreement http://atwonline.com/airlines/etihad-signs-two-month-aventus-nowcast-evaluation-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Etihad Airways has signed a commercial agreement with Swedish digital air traffic management products supplier AVTECH to implement its Aventus NowCast Descent service for Etihad's operations into London Heathrow, Abu Dhabi and Jakarta airports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/etihad-signs-two-month-aventus-nowcast-evaluation-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/etihad-signs-two-month-aventus-nowcast-evaluation-agreement#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Daily News Airline Solutions and Industry Solutions ATW Plus AVTECH Etihad flight management systems London Heathrow Airpport NowCast Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:58:00 +0000 143471 at http://atwonline.com Eurocontrol monitoring impact of Ebola outbreak on European aviation http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/eurocontrol-monitoring-impact-ebola-outbreak-european-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">The Eurocontrol Network Manager and the European Aviation Crisis Coordination Cell (EACCC)—set up by the European Commission and Eurocontrol to support coordination of the response to network crisis situations—say they are monitoring the evolution of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and its potential impact on European aviation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/eurocontrol-monitoring-impact-ebola-outbreak-european-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/eurocontrol-monitoring-impact-ebola-outbreak-european-aviation#comments Air Traffic Control Security Daily News Safety ATW Plus Ebola outbreak Eurocontrol Network Manager European Aviation Crisis Coordination Cell European Commission WHO World Health Organization Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:58:00 +0000 142711 at http://atwonline.com Controllers return to work at FAA’s Chicago Center http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/controllers-return-work-faa-s-chicago-center <div class="node-body article-body">FAA’s Chicago En Route Center came back online early Monday morning, ending a 17-day outage that required creative approaches such as the use of adjacent facilities to maintain traffic flow and led FAA to stand up a review of air traffic center interruption-contingency plans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/controllers-return-work-faa-s-chicago-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/controllers-return-work-faa-s-chicago-center#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News Safety air traffic control Air Traffic Organization Anthony Foxx ATW Plus Chicago En Route Center FAA fire Jim Larson Michael Huerta NATCA National Air Traffic Controllers Association Professional Aviation Safety Specialists TRACON Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:37:00 +0000 142131 at http://atwonline.com Greece’s air traffic controllers to strike this weekend http://atwonline.com/labor/greece-s-air-traffic-controllers-strike-weekend <div class="node-body article-body">The Greek Air Traffic Controller Association (GATCA) has announced strike action Oct. 4 and 5, which will disrupt flights over Europe. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/greece-s-air-traffic-controllers-strike-weekend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/greece-s-air-traffic-controllers-strike-weekend#comments Air Traffic Control Labor Daily News ATW Plus European Parliament GATCA Greece Air Traffic Controller Association strike the Public Debt Management Agency Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:10:00 +0000 140641 at http://atwonline.com 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 ATW Plus 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 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 ATW Plus 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 House transportation chairman calls for ‘big and bold’ FAA reauthorization http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/house-transportation-chairman-calls-big-and-bold-faa-reauthorization <div class="node-body article-body">House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) has called FAA reauthorization “one of my highest priorities” and pledged to push for “transformational” aviation legislation next year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/house-transportation-chairman-calls-big-and-bold-faa-reauthorization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/house-transportation-chairman-calls-big-and-bold-faa-reauthorization#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences air traffic control ATC privatization ATW Plus Congress FAA reauthorization House of Representatives NAV Canada Rep. Bill Shuster Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:53:00 +0000 139001 at http://atwonline.com