Air Traffic Control

Air traffic control (ATC) is a service provided by ground-based air traffic controllers who direct aircraft on the ground and through controlled airspace, and can provide advisory services to aircraft in non-controlled airspace. The primary purpose of ATC worldwide is to prevent collisions, organize and expedite the flow of air traffic, and provide information and other support for pilots. In some countries, ATC plays a security or defensive role, or is operated by the military.Air traffic controllers monitor the location of aircraft in their assigned airspace by radar and communicate with the pilots by radio. To prevent collisions, ATC enforces …

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RAND Corporation · 8 May 2024 English

The Department of the Air Force's (DAF's) ability to test, train, and operate in the continental United States is challenged by the increasing congestion of the electromagnetic spectrum and by …

NOTE: Cert. = certification; DoD AIMS = DoD Air Traffic Control Radar Beacon System, Identification Friend navigation capability or the loss of contact with air traffic control systems. These challenges are further complicated


NBER: National Bureau of Economic Research · 3 May 2024 English

Worker shortages are common in many industries. This paper examines the effect of government subsidies to address these shortages in the context of a reform that tied Medicaid payments to …

Steel, Emily and Sydney Ember, “F.A.A. to Investigate Exhaustion Among Air Traffic Controllers,” The New York Times, Dec


ISW: Institute for the Study of War · 28 April 2024 English

The Critical Threats Project (CTP) at the American Enterprise Institute and the Institute for the Study of War (ISW) provides these updates regularly based on regional events. [...] An Israeli …

at an IDF base on Mount Meron that hosts air traffic control, radar, 7 Institute for the Study of War



JINSA: Jewish Institute for National Security of America · 19 April 2024 English

On one hand, it sides with the West, and on the other hand, it funds terrorism.” l On April 17, Hamas said Iran’s massive April 13-14 projectile attack against Israel …

Hezbollah targeted the IDF’s Mount Meron air traffic control base in an anti-tank guided missile attack


Cato Institute · 18 April 2024 English

The United States is heading for a fiscal crisis, sooner or later, if it does not reduce its federal budget deficit to curb the growth of debt. Federal budget deficits …

privatizations of Canadian National Railway, air traffic control, and several government corporations; deregulations


Notre Europe: Notre Europe · 16 April 2024 English

My analysis intentionally does not exceed the scope of the mandate received from the EU Council and the Commission - developed under the present Belgian, Spanish, and Hungarian trio Presidency …

service providers lack incentives to modernise their technology and to cooperate across borders and industrial action by the air traffic controllers they employ can create a significant negative impact - in terms of delays, cost and emissions - on the


Indspire · 15 April 2024

Born and raised in northern Née et élevée dans le nord de l’Alberta, Alberta, she is a community member from elle est membre de la communauté de Sucker Creek First …

NAV CANADA is hiring air traffic controllers and flight service specialists. Prêt à décoller?


RFF: Resources for the Future · 12 April 2024 English

However, challenges abound, such as the high costs and sustainability concerns of sustainable aviation fuel, the limited capabilities of alternative technologies, such as hydrogen and electric aircraft, and the need …

holding, reduced-thrust takeoffs, gate (e.g., air traffic control assignments, flight scheduling, aircraft- designed to efficiency in the air (e.g., air traffic control Manage and direct be a dynamic framework


EU: European Union · 11 April 2024 English

requirements for special visual flight rules and air traffic control clearances THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION, Having (a)(3) is replaced by the following: ‘(3) An air traffic control unit shall not issue a special VFR clearance


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