Hactl handled a record 5,238 tonnes of export cargo on 9th November, only to break this again on 23rd November with a new record of 5,456 tonnes. A new weekly record of 29,031 tonnes of exports was set in the week 10th-16th November.
The Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2015 includes $144.5 million to fund 149 federal contract air traffic control towers across the nation, including five in Maryland, in fiscal 2015.
SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Runway Safety Summit -- Xsight Systems announced today a new innovative capability of BirdWizeTM: remotely activated auditory deterrence that allows airports to manage runway bird hazards from the convenience...
"The industry has changed immensely since 1944, but values such as promoting 'cooperation between nations and peoples' and ensuring that the industry grows 'in a safe and orderly manner' are still rooted in all stakeholders' actions today."
The technology is part of the nation's NextGen system that the FAA, which handles air traffic control, has been tasked with rolling out at airports across the country, to the tune of $40 billion in federal and airline funding.
A U.S. DOT exemption for Alaska in the FAA authorization passed in 2004 allows cargo landed in the state on its way to and from the Lower 48 to be shuffled among planes and carriers at that time without being subject to federal regulations
The Washington, D.C. Metroplex is the first in the nation to have three, state-of-the-art, satellite-based highways in the sky running side by side by side, each dedicated to one of the three major airports in the region.
Nov. 11--Chicago O'Hare is the worst airport in America for winter travelers who want to be on time and avoid crowds, according to a new report released Tuesday.
Some 42 percent of flights are delayed at O'Hare during the winter, according to flight...
In each case, the FAA alleges the shipments were not accompanied by shipping papers to indicate the hazardous nature of their contents and were not marked, labeled or packed in accordance with the Hazardous Materials Regulations.