Tag: controllers

Deadly Aeroflot Crash: SU 1492 in flames when landing at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport.

Deadly Aeroflot Crash: SU 1492 in flames when landing at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport.

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019 19:03 0

Skyteam airline member Aeroflot from Russia today had a deadly crash at Moscow-Sheremetyevo airport after engines caught fire. A hero flight attendant while helping passengers to ... Read More

FAA: Air traffic controllers wanted!

FAA: Air traffic controllers wanted!

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019 15:58 0

If you are an experienced air traffic controller who would like to join the FAA’s ranks, the agency is now accepting applications nationwide beginning May ... Read More

Bartlett holds discussions with Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority

Bartlett holds discussions with Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority

editor editor- April 11, 2019 21:18 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett (third right in the photo) recently presided over a meeting with the Chairman of the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority, ... Read More

Aviation Safety: Fatigue management

Aviation Safety: Fatigue management

editor editor- March 28, 2019 22:16 0

In aviation operations, managing fatigue is important because it diminishes an individual’s ability to perform almost all operational tasks. This clearly has implications for operational efficiency, but in ... Read More

Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina

Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina

editor editor- March 15, 2019 20:18 0

Macon County Emergency Management agency reported that crews are searching for a plane that took off from Knoxville, Tennessee, but never reached its destination in ... Read More

ET302 given clearance to return to Addis Ababa before crash

ET302 given clearance to return to Addis Ababa before crash

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019 12:13 0

According to the Ethiopian Airlines CEO Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, who is considered a titan of the aviation industry, the captain on ET 302 after takeoff from Addis Ababa on ... Read More

Flights canceled, trains stopped, bus services halted – strike chaos paralyzes Belgium

Flights canceled, trains stopped, bus services halted – strike chaos paralyzes Belgium

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019 22:31 0

Unions' general strike over wages and working conditions has brought Belgium to a screeching halt, causing complete chaos in airports, on the roads and in ... Read More

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019 17:25 0

American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: "As the representative of the more than 45,000 Transportation ... Read More

Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?

Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019 18:53 0

The FAA is looking for experienced air traffic controllers. This is already true in normal times. Today the NACTA website shows a red alert on ... Read More

Shutdown solidarity: Teamsters deliver lunch to unpaid air traffic controllers

Shutdown solidarity: Teamsters deliver lunch to unpaid air traffic controllers

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019 16:26 0

Yesterday, as a gesture of union solidarity, members of the Teamsters Local 357 Executive Board led a group of Teamsters employed by Republic Airline on ... Read More

Canadians seem to care more about US air traffic safety than Trump does

Canadians seem to care more about US air traffic safety than Trump does

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019 23:16 0

Trump's government shutdown has left many US federal workers wondering when their next paycheck is going to arrive. With US President Donald Trump hell-bent on ... Read More

Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers

Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019 19:33 0

2019 is already off to a bad start for travelers with The first national ATC strike taking place in Italy tomorrow afternoon is heralding a ... Read More

India Women in Aviation International celebrates Girls in Aviation Day

India Women in Aviation International celebrates Girls in Aviation Day

editor editor- December 7, 2018 12:28 0

International Civil Aviation Day is to help generate and reinforce worldwide awareness of the importance of international civil aviation towards the social and economic development. Read More

FAA network glitch causes manual flight plan processing

FAA network glitch causes manual flight plan processing

editor editor- November 20, 2009 02:35 0

The Federal Aviation Authority experienced a networking problem that started between 5:15 am and 5:30 am today and threatened to delay flights across the US. Read More

Oakland controllers scrambled to keep planes safe

Oakland controllers scrambled to keep planes safe

editor editor- August 29, 2009 03:34 0

More than half the air traffic controllers on duty on Wednesday morning at the Oakland Center, unexpectedly found themselves without the ability to communicate with ... Read More

Controllers tried to warn pilot in deadly Hudson River mid-air collision

Controllers tried to warn pilot in deadly Hudson River mid-air collision

editor editor- August 15, 2009 04:27 0

Federal investigators said on Friday that an air traffic controller last week first failed to caution and then attempted to divert a private plane in ... Read More

Teamsters join forces with PATCO air traffic controllers

Teamsters join forces with PATCO air traffic controllers

editor editor- October 27, 2008 03:24 0

WASHINGTON, DC - The Teamsters Airline Division announced today that it has signed an agreement forming an alliance with the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization ... Read More

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