Air Traffic Control http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7413/more en Sweden’s Remote Tower Services go live at Örnsköldsvik Airport http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/sweden-s-remote-tower-services-go-live-rnsk-ldsvik-airport <div class="node-body article-body">Sweden’s Örnsköldsvik Airport has begun operations using the Remote Tower Services (RTS) system developed by Swedish air navigation services provider LFV and Saab. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/sweden-s-remote-tower-services-go-live-rnsk-ldsvik-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/sweden-s-remote-tower-services-go-live-rnsk-ldsvik-airport#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News Airports & Routes Håkan Buskhe LFV Linköping Olle Sundin Örnsköldsvik Airport Remote Tower Centre Remote Tower Services Saab Sundsvall Sweden Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:42:00 +0000 163431 at http://atwonline.com Second day of French ATC strike affects 2,000 flights http://atwonline.com/labor/second-day-french-atc-strike-affects-2000-flights <div class="node-body article-body">About 2,000 flights are set to be canceled on Thursday as the strike by French air traffic controllers (ATC) goes into a second day.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/second-day-french-atc-strike-affects-2000-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/second-day-french-atc-strike-affects-2000-flights#comments Air Traffic Control Labor Daily News Air France DGAC EasyJet HOP! Air France Lufthansa Ryanair SNCTA Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:42:00 +0000 161701 at http://atwonline.com French air traffic controllers call for two-day strike http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/french-air-traffic-controllers-call-two-day-strike <div class="node-body article-body">French air traffic controllers will strike Wednesday and Thursday, disrupting flights at certain airports in France. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/french-air-traffic-controllers-call-two-day-strike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/french-air-traffic-controllers-call-two-day-strike#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Labor Daily News Air France Air Traffic Controllers HOP! Air France Paris Charles de Gaulle Paris Orly SNCTA strike Tue, 07 Apr 2015 20:50:00 +0000 161541 at http://atwonline.com US airlines endorse ATC privatization http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-endorse-atc-privatization <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker told Congress that US airlines favor moving US air traffic control (ATC) to “a commercialized, non-profit type governance structure.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-endorse-atc-privatization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/us-airlines-endorse-atc-privatization#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Daily News A4A air traffic control air traffic management Airlines for America American Airlines ATC ATC privatization ATW Plus Bill Shuster Doug Parker House of Representatives National Air Tra NAV Canada Paul Rinaldi Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:38:00 +0000 160241 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa pilots extend strike; Italian ATCs also strike Friday http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-pilots-extend-strike-italian-atcs-also-strike-friday <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa’s pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) continued strike action Friday for the third day this week, in a series of ongoing protests over transition payments for early retirees. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-pilots-extend-strike-italian-atcs-also-strike-friday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-pilots-extend-strike-italian-atcs-also-strike-friday#comments Air Traffic Control Airlines Labor Daily News ATW Plus Italian air traffic controllers Lufthansa pilot strike Vereinigung Cockpit Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:07:00 +0000 159621 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A320</p> By Rob Finlayson Huerta wants ‘stability’ and ‘flexibility’ in FAA reauthorization http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/huerta-wants-stability-and-flexibility-faa-reauthorization <div class="node-body article-body">FAA administrator Michael Huerta told Congress “a lot is at stake” in crafting FAA reauthorization legislation, particularly regarding the implementation of the NextGen air traffic control (ATC) system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/huerta-wants-stability-and-flexibility-faa-reauthorization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/huerta-wants-stability-and-flexibility-faa-reauthorization#comments Air Traffic Control Government Affairs Daily News air traffic control air traffic management ATC ATW Plus Bill Shuster FAA FAA reauthorization Frank LoBiondo House of Representatives Michael Huerta NextGen T&I Committee Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:28:00 +0000 157681 at http://atwonline.com <p>FAA administrator Michael Huerta</p> Courtesy, FAA The golden rule for UAS airspace rulemaking http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking <div class="node-body article-body">The unmanned aerial systems (UAS) revolution is having an effect on what’s flying and what it can do for people almost as dramatic as that of the introduction of powered manned flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking#comments Air Traffic Control Editorial Regulation Technology UAS unmanned aerial systems unmanned flight Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:28:00 +0000 157271 at http://atwonline.com Hungary abolishes fixed route network, goes to all free routes http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/hungary-abolishes-fixed-route-network-goes-all-free-routes <div class="node-body article-body">Hungarian air navigation service provider (ANSP) HungaroControl has abolished the entire fixed flight route network in Hungarian airspace, converting entirely to free route airspace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/hungary-abolishes-fixed-route-network-goes-all-free-routes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/hungary-abolishes-fixed-route-network-goes-all-free-routes#comments Air Traffic Control Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW Plus Eurocontrol FAB CE Free Route airspace HUFRA HungaroControl Hungary Kornél Szepessy Wed, 11 Feb 2015 21:46:00 +0000 155621 at http://atwonline.com 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 ATW Plus 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