Air Traffic Management http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7413/more en China's Secondary Airports Offer Capacity, But Profits Can Be Elusive http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/chinas-secondary-airports-offer-capacity-profits-can-be-elusive <div class="node-body article-body">Local government subsidies and slot shortage encourage airlines to shift attention to Chinese secondary city airports, but profit does not always follow.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/chinas-secondary-airports-offer-capacity-profits-can-be-elusive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management ATW Plus Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:11:00 +0000 239391 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson Zurich Airport, NAVBLUE team to increase capacity in low visibility http://atwonline.com/technology/zurich-airport-navblue-team-increase-capacity-low-visibility <div class="node-body article-body">Zurich International Airport is reporting that aircraft movements in low visibility conditions have increased 17% since October 2016. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/zurich-airport-navblue-team-increase-capacity-low-visibility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/zurich-airport-navblue-team-increase-capacity-low-visibility#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Technology Wed, 22 Feb 2017 22:00:00 +0000 239551 at http://atwonline.com Trump: FAA administrator should be ‘a really good pilot’ http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/trump-faa-administrator-should-be-really-good-pilot <div class="node-body article-body">During a White House meeting with US airline and airport executives, US President Donald Trump was surprised to learn that FAA administrator Michael Huerta is not a pilot and said it would be “better to have a pilot” leading the agency.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/trump-faa-administrator-should-be-really-good-pilot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/trump-faa-administrator-should-be-really-good-pilot#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:21:00 +0000 238421 at http://atwonline.com <p>US President Donald Trump greets Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian at the start of a Feb. 9 White House meeting with airline and airport executives.</p> Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images Trump meets with airline CEOs, vows to fix ‘out of whack’ ATC system http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/trump-meets-airline-ceos-vows-fix-out-whack-atc-system <div class="node-body article-body">US President Donald Trump has promised US airline executives that he will roll back regulations on the industry, ease carriers’ tax burden and upgrade an “obsolete” air traffic control (ATC) system.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/trump-meets-airline-ceos-vows-fix-out-whack-atc-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/government-affairs/trump-meets-airline-ceos-vows-fix-out-whack-atc-system#comments Air Traffic Management Airlines Government Affairs Daily News Thu, 09 Feb 2017 17:25:00 +0000 238301 at http://atwonline.com <p>US President Donald Trump and Los Angeles Worlds Airports CEO Deborah Flint listen as United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz speaks during Feb. 9 White House meeting with US airline and airport executives.</p> SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images Europe working on ATC strike guidelines http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/europe-working-atc-strike-guidelines <div class="node-body article-body">Europe’s airlines, air navigation service providers (ANSP) and regulators are working on a set of guidelines to minimize the impact of disruptive air traffic control (ATC) strikes.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/europe-working-atc-strike-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/europe-working-atc-strike-guidelines#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:44:00 +0000 238261 at http://atwonline.com Tech firms complete volcanic ash detection ground tests http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/tech-firms-complete-volcanic-ash-detection-ground-tests <div class="node-body article-body">Technology firm Elbit Systems and Norway’s Nicarnica Aviation have performed ground trials on a new system, aimed at detecting volcanic ash up to 100 km ahead of an aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/tech-firms-complete-volcanic-ash-detection-ground-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/tech-firms-complete-volcanic-ash-detection-ground-tests#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Safety Tue, 31 Jan 2017 18:12:00 +0000 237501 at http://atwonline.com Nicarnica Aviation Middle East Hubs Facing ATC Congestion http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/middle-east-hubs-facing-atc-congestion <div class="node-body article-body">Different flight information regions, a large percentage of military airspace and concerns over sovereignty contribute to ATC congestion in the region.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/middle-east-hubs-facing-atc-congestion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/middle-east-hubs-facing-atc-congestion#comments Air Traffic Management ATW Plus Wed, 25 Jan 2017 09:00:00 +0000 236951 at http://atwonline.com Dubai Airports Airbus NAVBLUE to increase Vietnam airspace efficiency http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airbus-navblue-increase-vietnam-airspace-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus subsidiary NAVBLUE has completed a deal with Vietnam Air Traffic Management Corp. (VATM) to deliver optimized airspace design for Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh, to enhance safety and efficiency. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airbus-navblue-increase-vietnam-airspace-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/airbus-navblue-increase-vietnam-airspace-efficiency#comments Air Traffic Management Connected Aerospace Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:34:00 +0000 231071 at http://atwonline.com Italy’s Abruzzo Airport to temporarily close for runway work http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/italy-s-abruzzo-airport-temporarily-close-runway-work <div class="node-body article-body">Italy’s Abruzzo Airport, located near Pescara, will close from Nov. 15 to 24 for a major upgrade and maintenance work to the runway and taxiway.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/italy-s-abruzzo-airport-temporarily-close-runway-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/italy-s-abruzzo-airport-temporarily-close-runway-work#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Safety ATW Plus Thu, 03 Nov 2016 17:22:00 +0000 229281 at http://atwonline.com Dubai airport seeks ATC enhancements http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-airport-seeks-atc-enhancements <div class="node-body article-body">Dubai International Airport (DIA) has introduced a new measure to make the best use of its increasingly busy airspace.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-airport-seeks-atc-enhancements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-airport-seeks-atc-enhancements#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:23:00 +0000 228171 at http://atwonline.com