Air Traffic Management https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7442/more en Eurocontrol lowers 7-year traffic growth outlook https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eurocontrol-lowers-7-year-traffic-growth-outlook <div class="node-body article-body">As it continues to seek ways to avoid another summer of record flight delays, Eurocontrol has published a slightly downgraded forecast for aircraft movements over the next seven years.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eurocontrol-lowers-7-year-traffic-growth-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eurocontrol-lowers-7-year-traffic-growth-outlook#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Fri, 22 Feb 2019 17:19:00 +0000 307321 at https://atwonline.com NATCA president: US government shutdown ‘cut us deep’ https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/natca-president-us-government-shutdown-cut-us-deep <div class="node-body article-body">The 35-day shutdown of US government agencies “cut us deep” and set back FAA modernization projects, National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) president Paul Rinaldi said Jan. 29.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/natca-president-us-government-shutdown-cut-us-deep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/natca-president-us-government-shutdown-cut-us-deep#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 29 Jan 2019 20:12:00 +0000 305121 at https://atwonline.com <p>NATCA president Paul Rinaldi speaks with reporters following his address to the Aero Club of Washington.</p> Bill Carey US federal judge denies NATCA request for restraining order https://atwonline.com/government-affairs/us-federal-judge-denies-natca-request-restraining-order <div class="node-body article-body">A federal judge on Jan. 15 declined to issue a temporary restraining order sought by the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) to compel the US government to pay controllers who are required to work during the current funding shutdown.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/government-affairs/us-federal-judge-denies-natca-request-restraining-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/government-affairs/us-federal-judge-denies-natca-request-restraining-order#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:45:00 +0000 303831 at https://atwonline.com NATCA sues US government over shutdown https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/natca-sues-us-government-over-shutdown <div class="node-body article-body">The National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) on Jan. 11 filed suit against the US government, alleging its members are being unlawfully deprived of wages because of the partial government shutdown that began three weeks ago.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/natca-sues-us-government-over-shutdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/natca-sues-us-government-over-shutdown#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 11 Jan 2019 22:24:00 +0000 303521 at https://atwonline.com NATCA protests ongoing partial US federal government shutdown https://atwonline.com/government-affairs/natca-protests-ongoing-partial-us-federal-government-shutdown <div class="node-body article-body">Supported by lawmakers and leaders of major aviation trade and labor groups, the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) held a boisterous rally on the grounds of the US Capitol in Washington DC on Jan. 10 to protest the ongoing partial shutdown of the federal government.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/government-affairs/natca-protests-ongoing-partial-us-federal-government-shutdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/government-affairs/natca-protests-ongoing-partial-us-federal-government-shutdown#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 11 Jan 2019 16:33:00 +0000 303411 at https://atwonline.com <p>NATCA president Paul Rinaldi addresses shutdown rally at the US Capitol in Washington DC on Jan. 10.</p> Bill Carey Italy, Germany strikes start off 2019 with delays, cancellations https://atwonline.com/labor/italy-germany-strikes-start-2019-delays-cancellations <div class="node-body article-body">The year 2019 looks set to be another year characterized by flight delays and cancellations caused by industrial action across Europe, at least on the airport and air traffic control (ATC) side. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/italy-germany-strikes-start-2019-delays-cancellations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/italy-germany-strikes-start-2019-delays-cancellations#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Security Labor ATW Plus Thu, 10 Jan 2019 15:36:00 +0000 303261 at https://atwonline.com Eurocontrol, Brazil ATC begin long-haul flight data exchange https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eurocontrol-brazil-atc-begin-long-haul-flight-data-exchange <div class="node-body article-body">European air traffic management (ATM) organization Eurocontrol and Brazil’s department of airspace control DECEA have begun exchanging long-haul flight data in real time in a bid to increase airspace capacity.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eurocontrol-brazil-atc-begin-long-haul-flight-data-exchange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/eurocontrol-brazil-atc-begin-long-haul-flight-data-exchange#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 20 Dec 2018 15:26:00 +0000 301971 at https://atwonline.com Europe to test safety of UAVs, aircraft sharing low-altitude airspace https://atwonline.com/safety/europe-test-safety-uavs-aircraft-sharing-low-altitude-airspace <div class="node-body article-body">The European Safedrone project will mount flight demonstrations of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and aircraft sharing low-altitude airspace in Spain.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/safety/europe-test-safety-uavs-aircraft-sharing-low-altitude-airspace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/safety/europe-test-safety-uavs-aircraft-sharing-low-altitude-airspace#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News Safety ATW Plus Tue, 18 Dec 2018 19:14:00 +0000 301781 at https://atwonline.com UK eyes greater liberalization of air traffic rights, airspace modernization https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/uk-eyes-greater-liberalization-air-traffic-rights-airspace-modernization <div class="node-body article-body">The British government is looking to pursue greater liberalization of air traffic rights and modernize what it calls “obsolete restrictions on airline ownership” in a bid to open competition for UK and international air routes.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/uk-eyes-greater-liberalization-air-traffic-rights-airspace-modernization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/uk-eyes-greater-liberalization-air-traffic-rights-airspace-modernization#comments Air Traffic Management Government Affairs Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 17 Dec 2018 18:52:00 +0000 301631 at https://atwonline.com US senators urge FAA to improve contract tower program funding https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-senators-urge-faa-improve-contract-tower-program-funding <div class="node-body article-body">A group of 35 US senators have signed onto a bipartisan letter urging the FAA to implement a provision from the FAA Reauthorization Bill that will enhance funding for air traffic control (ATC) facilities at rural and small airports across the country.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-senators-urge-faa-improve-contract-tower-program-funding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/us-senators-urge-faa-improve-contract-tower-program-funding#comments Air Traffic Management Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:06:00 +0000 301441 at https://atwonline.com