Category Archives: NextGen

NextGen complexity flagged as safety concern

The increasing complexity of US airspace has been singled out as one of the top areas of concern for the nation’s business aviation community. The … More ››

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Moving On?

Late last year, Air Traffic Management magazine’s industry commentator Bob Poole considered what the November 8 election results could mean for reform of US air traffic control. … More ››

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Trump releases US air traffic spin-off plan

US President Donald Trump has announced his intention to spin off US air traffic control within budget plans that were released on March 16. President Trump had already … More ››

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Searidge debuts Aimee AI platform for ATM

World ATM Congress Searidge Technologies, global provider of remote tower and airport surface optimisation solutions to air navigation service providers (ANSP) and airports today unveiled Aimee, an … More ››

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‘Most significant reforms in a generation’ needed to correct US federal aviation mistakes, modernise air traffic control

The Eno Center for Transportation is calling for taking US air traffic control out of the Federal Aviation Administration in favour of either a government corporation … More ››

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Finavia profitability reaches record level 

The revenues and profitability of Finavia Group reached an all-time high in 2016 with revenues growing at a fast pace (+7.9%), reaching €380.9 million (2015: €353.1 … More ››

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Telephonics receives FAA production order 

Telephonics has received production orders for 34 Common Terminal Digitizer (CTD) systems from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). CTD supports the FAA’s Next Gen initiative so … More ››

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Finland’s Finavia looks to spin off ATC

Finavia is examining whether to turn its air navigation business into an independent company responsible for Finland’s area and approach control services. Finavia is preparing the … More ››

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US to smooth global adoption of four-dimensional trajectory flight

Aviation authorities in the United States are to conduct their own series of four-dimensional trajectory demonstration flights building on the work of their European counterparts. Four-dimensional … More ››

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Paying It Forward

The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently completed deployment of the Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System (STARS) at the 11 largest Terminal Radar Approach … More ››

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