Air Traffic Management and Control

Tomorrow’s connected cockpit is taking shape now

October 1, 2020

In the coming years, the FAA and equivalent authorities around the world must establish an air transportation network that can welcome futuristic aircraft and hitherto unseen flight volumes. The FAA’s NextGen air transportation network is a good start, but more is needed. Gregg Leone and Emily Stelzer of the MITRE Corp.’s Center for Advanced Aviation System Development in Virginia give us a glimpse of the future.

Decision time for Trump

May 17, 2017

2 leading aerospace journalists analyze the most important decisions facing President Donald Trump's administration

Stall recovery

March 6, 2017

Businesses are racing to meet an FAA mandate for training

Taming NextGen

By Ben Iannotta

October 18, 2016

Jim Eck, FAA’s assistant administrator for the Next Generation Air Transportation System