For the first time in a long time, things are looking up for air-travelers. The annual Airline Quality Survey says airlines are losing fewer bags, are on-time more often, and customers are complaining less.WSU Prof: It’s time to fix Air Traffic Control

Construction of a new terminal at Christchurch Airport is to start in May, with most of the project to be finished in time for the Rugby World Cup in 2011.Construction of Christchurch Airport terminal to start in May

Finally, there’s some good news for the weary, flying public. The nation’s airlines’ overall performance was the best it’s been in four years.According to the annual National Airline Quality Rating report released today, fewer planes were late, fewer bags were lost, and fewer people got bumped from their flights in 2008.But here’s the catch: It’s …Airline quality report: Better service, fewer passengers

Tuesday, 7 April 2009, 10:58 am Press Release: Christchurch International Airport Christchurch Airport’s new terminal development will commence in May, and will be largely complete before the 2011 Rugby World Cup, setting new standards for quality and efficiency, Christchurch International Airport Ltd said.New Terminal Development To Commence In May

This year’s ATCA/FAA/NASA Technical Symposium will focus on major air navigation services providers’ plans for their future air transportation systems.ATCA/FAA/NASA Technical Symposium, Atlantic City, NJ

Published: Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 6:01 a.m. Last Modified: Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 5:09 a.m. LIKE many other air traffic controllers, Michael Pearson was hired by the Federal Aviation Administration in the early 1980s to help replace more than 10,000 striking air traffic controllers who were fired en masse by President Ronald Reagan.A Scramble to Add Air Traffic Controllers

TOPEX, as a EUROCAE WG67 member, proved its experience in integrating VoIP in ATM industry taking part at the 2nd phase of Air Traffic Management VoIP Plugtests events organized by ETSI in Sophia Antipolis, France.TOPEX shows its contribution for the IP-technology improvement in ATM industry

John Prescott has held secret talks to resolve the growing row over a Royal Mail sell-off. The ex-deputy PM has been drafted in after Gordon Brown faced a backbench rebellion over plans to sell a 30 per cent stake to a private company to modernise the public service.Prescott the peacemaker in Royal Mail row

It has emerged that formal procedures were not followed by Air Traffic Control at Weston Airport when a training flight left the airport before crashing half an hour later.Procedures not followed for helicopter crash

Boat and plane owners upgrading their emergency beacons to newer technology may be tempted to toss their old ones in the nearest dumpster.Civil Air Patrol and AOPA urge responsible disposal of old ELT beacons

High winds are delaying arriving and departing flights at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.High winds delay CVG flights

Tours are given of a 315-degree Adacel Systems Air Traffic Control tower simulator at Valdosta Technical College Thursday before a ribbon cutting-ceremony. Members of Advanced ATC, Inc.ATC program starts

Brig. Gen. Stephen Danner visited the 139th Airlift on Wing Wednesday as the adjutant general in the state of Missouri.State’s adjutant general visits Airlift Wing