Category Archives: Reports

US training gap puts NextGen in peril: OIG

The rollout of the US NextGen modernisation effort will put the already stretched training resources of the FAA under even greater pressure, according to the … More ››

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LightSquared cannot coexist with GPS: official report

Nine federal agencies examining the potential interference to GPS receivers from LightSquared´s network insist the system can not coexist with GPS operations. “Based on testing … More ››

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Industry offered pre-eminent role in SES roll-out

Industry is to be offered the chief responsibility to ensure the timely and synchronised implementation of Europe’s future air traffic control system by taking on … More ››

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ADS-B market intelligence report out now

ATC Global has published a free market intelligence report focusing on ADS-B surveillance technology. Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) has for years been recognised … More ››

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CANSO report provides insight into ATM performance

CANSO has published the latest edition of its Air Navigation Services (ANS) Performance report (16MB), providing an insight into the productivity, cost-effectiveness, price, revenue and … More ››

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Information sharing could reduce scepticism on both sides of the Atlantic: GAO

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Europe are generally using effective collaborative practices although mitigating stakeholder scepticism about realizing NextGen/SESAR benefits will be a … More ››

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FAA must justify ADS-B investment: industry advisory group

A special committee set up to steer the implementation of a critical NextGen technology has concluded there is – as yet – no business case … More ››

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US investigators release sleeping controller report

The controller at the centre of one of the more serious US incidents in which three aircraft were forced to land without ATC assistance has … More ››

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ATC errors near US airports double in three years: watchdog

Air traffic safety errors involving flights near US airports have more than doubled since 2008, according to the Government Accountability Office in a new report … More ››

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The unmanned future of European airspace: report

In its latest Strategic Comment the International Institute for Strategic Studies highlights how several key aerospace and defence contractors attending the Paris Air Show on … More ››

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