Air Traffic Management http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7413/more en House, Senate clash over ATC spinoff proposal http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/house-senate-clash-over-atc-spinoff-proposal <div class="node-body article-body">Familiar divisions over FAA reauthorization resurfaced in the US Congress this week as differing legislation was introduced in the House of Representatives and Senate. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/house-senate-clash-over-atc-spinoff-proposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/house-senate-clash-over-atc-spinoff-proposal#comments Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:43:00 +0000 252071 at http://atwonline.com Wikimedia US House transportation chairman introduces ATC privatization bill http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-house-transportation-chairman-introduces-atc-privatization-bill <div class="node-body article-body">US House Transportation Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) on June 21 introduced a new bill that features a revised and supposedly friendlier approach to moving air traffic control (ATC) out of the FAA and into a federally chartered, non-profit organization.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-house-transportation-chairman-introduces-atc-privatization-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-house-transportation-chairman-introduces-atc-privatization-bill#comments Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Wed, 21 Jun 2017 17:50:00 +0000 251691 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air traffic controller Emil Watson in the control tower at Miami International Airport.</p> Joe Raedle/Getty Images Chao: Current FAA setup means capacity cannot be increased safely http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/chao-current-faa-setup-means-capacity-cannot-be-increased-safely <div class="node-body article-body">US transportation secretary Elaine Chao said FAA cannot both increase the country’s air system capacity and maintain safety in its current configuration.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/chao-current-faa-setup-means-capacity-cannot-be-increased-safely" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/chao-current-faa-setup-means-capacity-cannot-be-increased-safely#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News Thu, 08 Jun 2017 19:59:00 +0000 250071 at http://atwonline.com <p>US transportation secretary Elaine Chao</p> US Department of Transportation Airlines and airports back European Union aviation plans http://atwonline.com/regulation/airlines-and-airports-back-european-union-aviation-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Industry bodies representing European airlines and airports have broadly welcomed the implementing details of the European Commission’s aviation strategy.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/airlines-and-airports-back-european-union-aviation-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/airlines-and-airports-back-european-union-aviation-plans#comments Air Traffic Management Open Skies Regulation Daily News Thu, 08 Jun 2017 19:46:00 +0000 250061 at http://atwonline.com Europe details ‘open and connected’ aviation strategy http://atwonline.com/regulation/europe-details-open-and-connected-aviation-strategy <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission has detailed how it plans to implement its aviation strategy, fleshing out plans for competition regulation, ownership and control, mitigation of air traffic control (ATC) strikes, and public service obligation (PSO) routes.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/europe-details-open-and-connected-aviation-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/europe-details-open-and-connected-aviation-strategy#comments Air Traffic Management Open Skies Regulation Daily News Thu, 08 Jun 2017 17:01:00 +0000 250001 at http://atwonline.com Trump: Bidding underway for ‘one great company’ to run ATC http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/trump-bidding-underway-one-great-company-run-atc <div class="node-body article-body">The Trump administration has proposed its Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative June 5, formally setting forth a plan to remove US air traffic control (ATC) from FAA oversight, replacing it with a non-profit, independent entity.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/trump-bidding-underway-one-great-company-run-atc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/trump-bidding-underway-one-great-company-run-atc#comments Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Mon, 05 Jun 2017 18:17:00 +0000 249521 at http://atwonline.com <p>US President Donald Trump announces the Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative in the East Room at the White House in Washington, DC, on June 5.</p> NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images NAV Canada rate decrease to be extended http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nav-canada-rate-decrease-be-extended <div class="node-body article-body">NAV Canada said it plans to extend the 3.9% base-rate decrease implemented in September 2016 that was set to expire in August 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nav-canada-rate-decrease-be-extended" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/nav-canada-rate-decrease-be-extended#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Tue, 30 May 2017 19:42:00 +0000 248991 at http://atwonline.com Trump administration calls for ATC to be spun off from FAA by 2021 http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/trump-administration-calls-atc-be-spun-faa-2021 <div class="node-body article-body">The Trump administration has given its full backing to the creation of a “non-profit, independent corporation” separate from FAA to manage US air traffic control (ATC), proposing that the new entity be operational by 2021 after a “multi-year” transfer.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/trump-administration-calls-atc-be-spun-faa-2021" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/trump-administration-calls-atc-be-spun-faa-2021#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 23 May 2017 17:00:00 +0000 248361 at http://atwonline.com <p>White House Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney details the Trump administration&rsquo;s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal.</p> ATW screenshot London City Airport to install remote ATC tower http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/london-city-airport-install-remote-atc-tower <div class="node-body article-body">London City Airport (LCY) will be the first in the UK to have its air traffic control (ATC) functions controlled remotely.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/london-city-airport-install-remote-atc-tower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/london-city-airport-install-remote-atc-tower#comments Air Traffic Management Fri, 19 May 2017 18:10:00 +0000 248201 at http://atwonline.com <p>Demonstration photo</p> London City Airport Twitter US lawmakers discuss different ATC options http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-lawmakers-discuss-different-atc-options <div class="node-body article-body">The conflict over management of the US air traffic control (ATC) system is back in full swing. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) is trying to consolidate support for his plan to put an independent not-for-profit corporation in charge of ATC, paid for by user fees. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-lawmakers-discuss-different-atc-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-lawmakers-discuss-different-atc-options#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 19 May 2017 17:03:00 +0000 248181 at http://atwonline.com Dan Hockensmith