CNN – SAO PAULO, Brazil (AP) — Brazil’s president has appointed a new air force chief tasked with improving the nation’s civilian Air Traffic Control system after its deadliest airplane crash. President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva named Brig. Juniti Saito …New chief to head Brazil air traffic after deadly crash

MSN UK News – Brazil’s president has appointed new armed forces commanders, including a new leader of the air force who faces the challenge of improving the nation’s Air Traffic Control system after its deadliest airplane crash. Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva named …Brazilian president appoints new military commanders

Daily Telegraph – We’ve come up with ways we think we could reduce emissions by 20 per cent if the whole industry adopted them: things like towing planes to and from the end of runways; planes starting their descent earlier; and having Air Traffic Control send planes …A born-again carbon Virgin

Gringoes.comAmazon Plane Crash DevelopmentsGringoes.com, Brazil – 8 hours agoIt also highlighted that the US pilots lost radio contact with Air Traffic Control a minute or so before the crash. The loss in communication occurred …Amazon Plane Crash Developments – Gringoes.com

Automated Air Traffic Control center to be built in northwest RussiaRIA Novosti, Russia – Feb 21, 2007KALININGRAD, February 21 (RIA Novosti) – Russia’s first automated Air Traffic Control center will be built in the northwest Kaliningrad Region, …Automated Air Traffic Control center to be built in northwest Russia – RIA Novosti

Swiss Air Traffic Control Reports on Near Collision Between …AMTOnline.com, MD – Feb 20, 2007She said the Air Traffic Control team on duty was immediately replaced after the incident, which was being investigated. Skyguide supervises air traffic …Swiss Air Traffic Control Reports on Near Collision Between … – AMTOnline.com

WASHINGTON Three defense companies — including Waltham-based Raytheon — have qualified to compete for one portion of a multibillion-dollar contract to upgrade the nation’s Air Traffic Control system.Raytheon qualifies to bid on FAA deal (WPRI 12 Providence)

Air traffic management systems of the near future must ensure that aircraft moving around the world do so safely and with few delays as air transportation continues to grow, says the head of the U.S. civil aviation regulator. Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Marion Blakey says air traffic in the United States and other developed markets is at the ?saturation point? and skies are …United States Seeks Global Harmonization of Air Traffic Control (U.S. Department of State)

WASHINGTON — The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday said three defense companies have qualified to compete in one portion of a multibillion-dollar contract to upgrade the nation’s Air Traffic Control system.Lockheed Qualifies for FAA Deal (Washington Post)

… are 18 organizations involved in the lawsuit: – Association of Canadian Financial Officers, Canadian Air Traffic Control Association (CAW Local 5454), Canadian Association of Professional Employees, Canadian Auto Workers (Local 2182), Canadian …Media advisory – $30-billion pension surplus grab trial to resume Feb. 26

… is an experience issue in the in-flight department. Were they overly optimistic? Were they misled by Air Traffic Control? Was this just a mistake? There may be equal parts of each involved, but this is the kind of problem that should not be the …On JetBlue

… are likely to be coordinated by centralized traffic monitoring systems akin to those already used by Air Traffic Control to help maintain the flow of traffic during rush hour periods. Dr. Thrun and his research team were recently awarded $2 million …iCar