Air Traffic Control http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7413/more en Shuster ATC bill to benefit remote towers http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-atc-bill-benefit-remote-towers <div class="node-body article-body">The FAA reauthorization bill introduced Feb. 3 by Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania), chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, will put FAA in charge of demonstrating remote tower technologies at seven airports in a pilot program that would be launched within six months. of the bill’s passage. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-atc-bill-benefit-remote-towers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-atc-bill-benefit-remote-towers#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Daily News air traffic control AIRR Aviation Innovation Bill Shuster FAA Frequentis Kongsberg Reform and Reauthorization Act remote tower Saab Searidge Technologies Fri, 05 Feb 2016 22:09:00 +0000 196511 at http://atwonline.com This week's poll question: US Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) has proposed a major reform of US ATC that includes spinning off ATC from FAA into a separate not-for-profit entity. Do you support Shuster’s proposal? http://atwonline.com/poll/02052016 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/atwonline.com/files/uploads/2016/02/Poll-150-home-page.jpg" style="width: 150px; height: 69px;" /></p> </div><form action="/poll/02052016" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2411-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2411"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2411" name="choice" value="2411" class="form-radio" /> Yes</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2421-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2421"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2421" name="choice" value="2421" class="form-radio" /> No</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-2431-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-2431"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-2431" name="choice" value="2431" class="form-radio" /> Maybe</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="196381" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-yiKL_nXD8Og3FzaDOHVzO6yYjD740BYGdQI9Nei2pws" value="form-yiKL_nXD8Og3FzaDOHVzO6yYjD740BYGdQI9Nei2pws" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://atwonline.com/poll/02052016#comments Air Traffic Control Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:26:04 +0000 196381 at http://atwonline.com Shuster’s ATC proposal gets big boost from controllers union http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-s-atc-proposal-gets-big-boost-controllers-union <div class="node-body article-body">The National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA), the union representing 19,000 US air traffic controllers, is backing Rep. Bill Shuster’s (R-Pennsylvania) proposal to separate ATC from FAA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-s-atc-proposal-gets-big-boost-controllers-union" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-s-atc-proposal-gets-big-boost-controllers-union#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Daily News air traffic control ATC ATC privatization ATC reform Bill Shuster FAA reauthorization NATCA National Air Traffic Controllers Association Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:08:00 +0000 196331 at http://atwonline.com National Air Traffic Controllers Association US airlines back Shuster’s ATC plan, but opposition mounts http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-back-shuster-s-atc-plan-opposition-mounts <div class="node-body article-body">US airlines—minus Delta Air Lines—quickly lined up behind a proposal to separate US air traffic control (ATC) from FAA, but others, including the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), expressed misgivings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-back-shuster-s-atc-plan-opposition-mounts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-back-shuster-s-atc-plan-opposition-mounts#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Associations Government Affairs Daily News Air Line Pilots Association air traffic control Airlines for America ALPA ATC ATC privatization ATC reform Bill Shuster FAA reauthorization Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:58:00 +0000 196241 at http://atwonline.com Shuster proposes FAA reauthorization bill removing ATC from FAA http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-proposes-faa-reauthorization-bill-removing-atc-faa <div class="node-body article-body">US House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) has proposed legislation that would remove the operation and management of US air traffic control (ATC) from FAA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-proposes-faa-reauthorization-bill-removing-atc-faa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/shuster-proposes-faa-reauthorization-bill-removing-atc-faa#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Daily News air traffic control ATC ATC privatization ATC reform Bill Shuster FAA reauthorization Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:10:00 +0000 196151 at http://atwonline.com <p>NAV Canada controllers at dusk</p> NAV Canada Three former US transportation secretaries call for ATC reform http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/three-former-us-transportation-secretaries-call-atc-reform <div class="node-body article-body">A group comprising eight former senior US government officials, including three secretaries of transportation, and two former US senators are urging Congress to spin off air traffic control (ATC) from FAA. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/three-former-us-transportation-secretaries-call-atc-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/three-former-us-transportation-secretaries-call-atc-reform#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Daily News air traffic control ATC ATC privatization Bill Shuster FAA FAA reauthorization James Burnley Mary Peters NAV Canada Norman Mineta Randy Babbitt Mon, 01 Feb 2016 18:10:00 +0000 195861 at http://atwonline.com Coalition opposing US ATC privatization makes case http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/coalition-opposing-us-atc-privatization-makes-case <div class="node-body article-body">Two Democratic members of the US Congress and several public advocacy groups came together to express their strong opposition to privatizing US air traffic control (ATC), though it is unclear whether the coalition—particularly the two Congressional Democrats—would oppose every potential plan to separate ATC from FAA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/coalition-opposing-us-atc-privatization-makes-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/coalition-opposing-us-atc-privatization-makes-case#comments Air Traffic Control Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News A4A air traffic control Airlines for America Americans Against Air Traffic Privatization ATC ATC privatization Eleanor Holmes Norton Tue, 26 Jan 2016 20:19:00 +0000 194351 at http://atwonline.com Ryanair issues French ATC strike ultimatum http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/ryanair-issues-french-atc-strike-ultimatum <div class="node-body article-body">Ryanair has called on the European Commission and European Parliament to either ban air traffic control (ATC) strikes, or allow other providers to step in and maintain service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/ryanair-issues-french-atc-strike-ultimatum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/ryanair-issues-french-atc-strike-ultimatum#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Labor Daily News air traffic controller strike ATC Ryanair Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:48:00 +0000 194091 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson NAV Canada south? http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nav-canada-south <div class="field-deck"> US Congress studies Canada’s ATC provider as a possible model for reform in the United States. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">US House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Bill Shuster, who has vowed to spearhead passage of a “transformational” FAA reauthorization bill, wants to boldly reform US air traffic control (ATC). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nav-canada-south" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nav-canada-south#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs ATW Plus FAA Michael Huerta NAV Canada NextGen ATC US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx Mon, 28 Dec 2015 16:13:00 +0000 190801 at http://atwonline.com <p>NAV Canada controllers at dusk</p> NAV Canada ATC improvements reduce London Heathrow stacks http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/atc-improvements-reduce-london-heathrow-stacks <div class="node-body article-body">As the UK government announced more delays on a decision regarding additional runway capacity in the South East, European air traffic controllers have converted a trial project to reduce delays of inbound aircraft at London’s Heathrow Airport into standard operating procedure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/atc-improvements-reduce-london-heathrow-stacks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/atc-improvements-reduce-london-heathrow-stacks#comments Air Traffic Control Air Traffic Management Daily News air traffic control ATW Plus cross-border arrivals management Eurocontrol Irish Aviation Authority London Heathrow Airport NATS runway capacity Fri, 11 Dec 2015 17:15:00 +0000 189291 at http://atwonline.com