Tag: controllers

Air traffic controllers wanted: FAA hiring nationwide
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Air traffic controllers wanted: FAA hiring nationwide

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

A window of opportunity is available to U.S. citizens interested in becoming air traffic controllers. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ... Read More

FAA breaks ground for new Air Traffic Control Tower at Piedmont Triad International Airport
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FAA breaks ground for new Air Traffic Control Tower at Piedmont Triad International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) held a groundbreaking ceremony today for a new Air Traffic Control ... Read More

Schiphol Airport: Do not travel during tomorrow’s public transport strike!
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Schiphol Airport: Do not travel during tomorrow’s public transport strike!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

Due to the public transport strike no buses and trains will be running in the Netherlands. We expect high congestion ... Read More

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

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

FAA: Air traffic controllers wanted!
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FAA: Air traffic controllers wanted!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

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

Bartlett holds discussions with Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority
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Bartlett holds discussions with Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority

editor editor- April 11, 2019

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

Aviation Safety: Fatigue management
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Aviation Safety: Fatigue management

editor editor- March 28, 2019

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

Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina
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Search underway for missing plane heading from Tennessee to South Carolina

editor editor- March 15, 2019

Macon County Emergency Management agency reported that crews are searching for a plane that took off from Knoxville, Tennessee, but ... Read More

ET302 given clearance to return to Addis Ababa before crash
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ET302 given clearance to return to Addis Ababa before crash

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

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

TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!
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TSA Union: Government shutdown threatens aviation security!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: "As the representative of ... Read More

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

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019

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

Shutdown solidarity: Teamsters deliver lunch to unpaid air traffic controllers
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Shutdown solidarity: Teamsters deliver lunch to unpaid air traffic controllers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

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

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

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

Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers
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Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

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

India Women in Aviation International celebrates Girls in Aviation Day
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India Women in Aviation International celebrates Girls in Aviation Day

editor editor- December 7, 2018

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

Florida pilot completes record-setting solo around-the-world flight
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Florida pilot completes record-setting solo around-the-world flight

editor editor- September 21, 2016

ADDISON, TX - West Palm Beach-based flight instructor Zheng “Julie" Wang landed her single piston-engine propeller aircraft at Addison Airport ... Read More

FAA network glitch causes manual flight plan processing
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FAA network glitch causes manual flight plan processing

editor editor- November 20, 2009

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

Oakland controllers scrambled to keep planes safe
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Oakland controllers scrambled to keep planes safe

editor editor- August 29, 2009

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

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

editor editor- August 15, 2009

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

Teamsters join forces with PATCO air traffic controllers
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Teamsters join forces with PATCO air traffic controllers

editor editor- October 27, 2008

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