Air Traffic Control http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7413/more en 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 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 US congressman: ATC privatization ‘on the table’ http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-congressman-atc-privatization-table <div class="node-body article-body">Privatization of the US’s air traffic control (ATC) system will be considered as part of the FAA reauthorization legislation Congress will take up next year, according to a House of Representatives member.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-congressman-atc-privatization-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-congressman-atc-privatization-table#comments Air Traffic Control Regulation Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences air traffic control ATC ATW Plus Congress House of Representatives NACTA National Air Traffic Controllers Association privatization Sam Graves Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:33:00 +0000 138871 at http://atwonline.com NATS controllers at Gatwick Airport break own world record http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nats-controllers-gatwick-airport-break-own-world-record <div class="node-body article-body">Air traffic controllers at London’s Gatwick Airport handled 906 movements on Aug. 29, breaking their own world record for handling the highest number of air traffic movements in a single day from a single runway. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nats-controllers-gatwick-airport-break-own-world-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nats-controllers-gatwick-airport-break-own-world-record#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News ATW Plus London Gatwick Airport NATS Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:44:00 +0000 137901 at http://atwonline.com European safety still high, but improvements needed in some areas http://atwonline.com/airlines/european-safety-still-high-improvements-needed-some-areas <div class="node-body article-body">Safety levels remain high within European airspace, but Eurocontrol’s Performance Review Commission (PRC) said occurrence reporting and incident analysis still need to be improved.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/european-safety-still-high-improvements-needed-some-areas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/european-safety-still-high-improvements-needed-some-areas#comments Air Traffic Control Airframes Airlines Daily News air navigation services ATW Plus Eurocontrol Performance Review Commission Ralph Riedle Fri, 13 Jun 2014 20:41:00 +0000 128701 at http://atwonline.com