Airspace

Let There Be Flight

October 15, 2019 0

Fundamental changes to the airspace have always been controversial but those setting the rules must ensure fair, safe and efficient access for everyone. With airspace coming under increasing pressure, Air Traffic Management’s Aimée Turner examines […]

Features

And The Winner Is….

October 8, 2019 1

Entries have now started to arrive for Air Traffic Management’s inaugural ATM Awards. Any business active in global air traffic management, perhaps as a national air navigation service provider, large scale industry partnerships or even […]

Features

Location, Location, Location

October 4, 2019 0

On 8 March 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 left the Kuala Lumpur airport en route to Beijing. Forty minutes later, it changed course for reasons unknown and went down in the Indian Ocean with 239 […]

NextGen

The Last Mile

October 1, 2019 1

John Croft salutes the US landmark ADS-B programme where the government got it right When most of America is raising a toast to the New Year at the stroke of midnight on December 31 2019, […]

Features

Welcome To The ATM 2019 Awards!

September 23, 2019 0

Air Traffic Management is proud to announce its inaugural ATM Awards. Are you active in global air traffic management, perhaps as a national air navigation service provider, large scale industry partnerships or even a new […]

NextGen

On Target

September 17, 2019 0

Teri Bristol explains how airport surface management in the United States is moving into the twenty-first century The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is on the verge of implementing an exciting new programme – Terminal […]

Airports

Snow Patrol

September 16, 2019 0

Advanced automation technology has now been tested for the first time at Sweden’s Örnsköldsvik Airport. The AVAP (Autonomous Vehicles for AirPorts) research project is a unique collaboration project that aims to demonstrate how vehicle automation […]

UAS/Drones

UPP, UPP & Away

September 1, 2019 0

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), NASA and their partners in a pilot programme that is laying the groundwork for an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) traffic management system this summer demonstrated how such a system can […]

SESAR

Upwardly Mobile

August 30, 2019 0

The final SESAR JU Gulf of Finland (GOF) U-space demonstration has taken place in Helsinki, Finland, showing how integrated Air Traffic Management (ATM) and Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) systems enable urban air mobility. Volocopter performed […]

Features

In Plane Sight

August 27, 2019 0

Scattered across the US, there are more than 150 aging air traffic control towers that regions, municipalities and cities must maintain and eventually, replace. Constructing a new, brick-and-mortar air traffic control tower can be costly, ranging from $8 […]