Examiner – WASHINGTON – Three companies, including two in the D.C. area, will compete for a contract that would move aircraft control in the United States from a radar-based system to a satellite-based system. The Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast …Firms compete for Air Traffic Control contract

Decertifications in air towercommercialappeal.com (subscription), TN – Feb 26, 2007The FAA, facing massive retirements among workers hired after the Air Traffic Control strike in 1981, says it hired 1100 controllers last year and is on …Decertifications in air tower – commercialappeal.com (subscription)

On the Road column: My work defending the rights of travelers for both USA TODAY and Consumer Reports, I’ve consistently supported more government intervention on behalf of passengers. But certain aspects of the latest passenger rights movement concern me, not as a journalist but as a former airline dispatcher and flight operations manager.How to solve the airlines’ passenger-service woes (USA Today)

United States Seeks Global Harmonization of Air Traffic ControlNewsBlaze, CA – Feb 24, 2007Air 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 …United States Seeks Global Harmonization of Air Traffic Control – NewsBlaze

… throughout North America and Europe. The Meru Wireless LAN (WLAN) System, with its patented Air Traffic Control technology and single channel architecture, provides a unique wireless infrastructure that enables seamless handoff of devices, with no …Ascom (US) Inc. Joins Meru Networks’ VoIP Unplugged Program

AME Info – This division of training is an annual requirement to be carried out by Air Traffic Control officers. With regular training available and the best in training facilities, the Air Traffic Control officers at the Sharjah Airport Authority maintain high …Sharjah Civil Aviation invests in new 2D tower simulator

sharjah civil aviation invests in new 2d tower simulatorAl-Bawaba, Jordan – Feb 27, 2007This division of training is an annual requirement to be carried out by Air Traffic Control officers. With regular training available and the best in …sharjah civil aviation invests in new 2d tower simulator – Al-Bawaba

MSN MoneyCentral – But Wolfgang Mayrhuber, Lufthansa chief executive, is sceptical, arguing instead for more efficient Air Traffic Control systems and less circuitous air corridors. The airline said it had commissioned a feasibility study for thesurcharge, including a …Lufthansa in green levy plan

New aviation HQ ready by 2012News.gov.hk, Hong Kong – Feb 26, 2007Housing the whole department and the updated Air Traffic Control system, the new headquarters will enhance productivity through speedy service provision and …New aviation HQ ready by 2012 – News.gov.hk

… Greensboro. Air-traffic controller Air Force Airman 1st Class Brenton D. Hobson has graduated from the Air Traffic Control Operations Apprentice Course at Keesler Air Force Base, Biloxi, Miss. He is the son of Ian and Barbara B. Hobson of Selma. The …Military Affairs

Cyber Defense Systems, Inc., a designer and developer of next generation unmanned aerial vehicles, and its wholly owned subsidiary Techsphere Systems International, Inc., a designer, developer and manufacturer of manned and unmanned airships, announced today the award of a contract between TSI and Sierra Nevada Corporation to complete a new generation Mid Altitude Spherical Airship.Cyber Defense’s Subsidiary Techsphere Awarded Contract for Completion of Mid Altitude Airship (Market Wire via Yahoo! Finance)

… 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

After evaluating a number of market-leading solutions, the City of Santa Barbara has selected Era’s noise and operations management system, AirScene.com NOMS, integrated with its proven multilateration flight tracking solution, MSS by Era. Era’s deployment in Santa Barbara marks the sixth Era installation in the State of California and the first multilateration-based NOMS system in the state.Santa Barbara Airport Selects Era for Multilateration NOMS System (Market Wire via Yahoo! Finance)