Air Traffic Control http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7413/more en 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 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 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 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 Eurocontrol, EDA agree to closer cooperation on Single European Sky http://atwonline.com/daily-news/eurocontrol-eda-agree-closer-cooperation-single-european-sky <div class="node-body article-body">Eurocontrol, the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation, has signed a joint work program agreement with the European Defence Agency (EDA) aimed at strengthening cooperation between the two organizations in the domain of the Single European Sky ATM research program, SESAR.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/daily-news/eurocontrol-eda-agree-closer-cooperation-single-european-sky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/daily-news/eurocontrol-eda-agree-closer-cooperation-single-european-sky#comments Air Traffic Control Daily News air traffic management ATM ATW Plus EDA Eurocontrol European Defence Agency SESAR Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:06:00 +0000 147781 at http://atwonline.com 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 ATW Plus 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