Features


New Blood

Welcome to the millennial workforce. People born between 1977 and 1994 are now entering the air traffic management industry in vast numbers and will shape the … More ››

Wise Counsel

How important does the Millennial Workforce rate industry mentoring is in terms of helping its members fulfil their career goals – and where might they seek … More ››

Exceeding Expectation

London Terminal Control is progressively implementing a project that replaces paper based flight progress strips with an electronic system. This project, termed EXCDS, will provide … More ››

Testing,Testing

NASA’s UTM programme has completed TCL 3 testing at the FAA-Designated Nevada UAS Test Site, reports the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS). NIAS, which manages … More ››

Stability Pact

Experts from six European Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs) are seeking new solutions in a bid to tackle volatility in ATM. BALTIC FAB, BLUE MED FAB, … More ››

Going Digital

In spite of a 7.9 per cent increase in traffic, 2017 was the safest year in aviation history and during the next 15 years, we … More ››

The Vision Thing

Two Airbus teams that have been working separately on a synthetic vision system (SVS) and a primary full-format flight display (PF3D) have come together to … More ››

Capitol Measures

US President Trump’s next budget proposal once again features language proposing shifting the air traffic control function of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to an … More ››

Urbi et Orbi

NASA research into how to safely integrate large drones into the US airspace will inform new work on Urban Air Mobility or UAM, reports Lillian Gipson. NASA’s … More ››

Safety in Numbers

Drones won’t reach their potential until they can fly well out of sight, and achieving that safely is the goal of a testing corridor being … More ››