Air Traffic Management http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7442/more en Raytheon to supply new GEO payload and ground uplinks for FAA WAAS http://atwonline.com/technology/raytheon-supply-new-geo-payload-and-ground-uplinks-faa-waas <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has awarded Raytheon a $103 million contract to develop a payload to be incorporated into a new geostationary satellite and two associated ground uplink stations to support its Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) in US airspace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/raytheon-supply-new-geo-payload-and-ground-uplinks-faa-waas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/raytheon-supply-new-geo-payload-and-ground-uplinks-faa-waas#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Technology FAA GEO 5 GEO 6 geostationary earth orbit (GEO) satellite Global Positioning System GPS Raytheon WAAS Wide Area Augmentation System Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:39:00 +0000 163421 at http://atwonline.com Time-based separation goes live at Heathrow http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/time-based-separation-goes-live-heathrow <div class="node-body article-body">London Heathrow Airport has become the first airport to implement time-based separation (TBS) for aircraft on final approach in a bid to reduce delays caused by strong winds—the single most significant cause of arrival delay at the airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/time-based-separation-goes-live-heathrow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/time-based-separation-goes-live-heathrow#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Airports & Routes Eurocontrol Heathrow Lockheed Martin Martin Rolfe NATS SESAR strong headwinds time based separation Thu, 02 Apr 2015 16:10:00 +0000 161211 at http://atwonline.com World ATM Conference News http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/world-atm-conference-news <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Icelandic Civil Aviation Administration</strong>, Isavia, has taken <strong>COMSOFT&rsquo;s Quadrant ADS B</strong> surveillance solution into operation, enhancing safety, accuracy and surveillance coverage of Iceland&rsquo;s control area of 5.4 million sq km.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/world-atm-conference-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/world-atm-conference-news#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATM Networks ATW Plus Commsoft Frequentis ISAVIA Niagerian Airspace Management Agency SITA OnAir SOFIAXL Consortium HungaoControl Thales World ATM Congress 2015 Wed, 11 Mar 2015 19:07:00 +0000 158761 at http://atwonline.com Editorial - The golden rule for UAS airspace rulemaking http://atwonline.com/editorial/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/editorial-golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/editorial/editorial-golden-rule-uas-airspace-rulemaking#comments Air Traffic Management Editorial Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:19:00 +0000 157601 at http://atwonline.com US DOT issues proposed rulemaking for small UAS in commercial airspace http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-dot-issues-proposed-rulemaking-small-uas-commercial-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">In a first major step to regulate the use of small unmanned aircraft commercially in US airspace, the US Transportation Department announced Feb. 15 a proposed rulemaking.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-dot-issues-proposed-rulemaking-small-uas-commercial-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/us-dot-issues-proposed-rulemaking-small-uas-commercial-airspace#comments Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Safety ATW Plus DOT Dubai FAA Foxx Huerta rulemaking UAS unmanned aircraft Sun, 15 Feb 2015 17:17:00 +0000 156001 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 Aireon to locate ALERT emergency tracking service in Ireland http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/aireon-locate-alert-emergency-tracking-service-ireland <div class="node-body article-body">Aireon, which has developed a space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS–B) global air traffic surveillance system, is to base its planned global emergency tracking service in Ireland.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/aireon-locate-alert-emergency-tracking-service-ireland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/aireon-locate-alert-emergency-tracking-service-ireland#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ADS-B Aircraft Locating and Emergency Response Tracking Aireon ATW Plus Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore ICAO Fri, 06 Feb 2015 18:31:00 +0000 155091 at http://atwonline.com Dubai signs landmark cooperation agreement with Eurocontrol http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-signs-landmark-cooperation-agreement-eurocontrol-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Dubai Air Navigation Services (DANS) has become the first Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) air navigation services provider (ANSP) to sign a cooperation agreement with the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-signs-landmark-cooperation-agreement-eurocontrol-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-signs-landmark-cooperation-agreement-eurocontrol-0#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News air navigation services provider ATW Plus DANS Dubai Air Navigation Services Eurocontrol European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation Frank Brenner Gulf Cooperation Council ICAO Mohammed Abdulla Ahli RECAT Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:27:00 +0000 153181 at http://atwonline.com Dubai signs landmark cooperation agreement with Eurocontrol http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-signs-landmark-cooperation-agreement-eurocontrol <div class="node-body article-body">Dubai Air Navigation Services (DANS) has become the first Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) air navigation services provider (ANSP) to sign a cooperation agreement with the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-signs-landmark-cooperation-agreement-eurocontrol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/dubai-signs-landmark-cooperation-agreement-eurocontrol#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News air navigation services provider ATW Plus DANS Dubai Air Navigation Services Eurocontrol European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation Frank Brenner Gulf Cooperation Council ICAO Mohammed Abdulla Ahli RECAT Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:27:00 +0000 153171 at http://atwonline.com CANSO outlines five steps to reduce congestion in Middle East airspace http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/canso-outlines-five-steps-reduce-congestion-middle-east-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">The Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO) is proposing five key steps to transform air traffic management (ATM) performance in Middle East airspace in a bid to reduce congestion and improve efficiency in the region.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/canso-outlines-five-steps-reduce-congestion-middle-east-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/canso-outlines-five-steps-reduce-congestion-middle-east-airspace#comments Air Traffic Management Associations Daily News air traffic management ATM ATW Plus CANSO Civil Air Navigation Services Organization Jeff Poole MAEP Middle East Airspace Enhancement Program Wed, 21 Jan 2015 20:47:00 +0000 152761 at http://atwonline.com