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Air traffic controller training makes emergencies seem ordinary
Preparation, organization, and team work help navigate a crisis.
Soon we’ll actually know where planes are as they fly over the ocean
Initial data is coming back from a system that will give air traffic control a global picture
NASA Is Making A Drone-Traffic Control System
It already successfully tracked 24 drones flying simultaneously across 6 states
Project Breadcrumb Helps Lost Drones Find Their Way Home
No word yet on its ability to thwart witches in candy houses
NASA Testing Out Company’s Air Traffic Control System For Drones
Keeping on an eye on your machine when it can't be seen
FYI: Could A Layperson Land A Jumbo Jet?
Possibly, but only with a lot of luck and some autopilot assistance. Amateurs have landed smaller private planes after the...
GPS-Guided Landing Tech Implemented At Last, Making Airliner Descents More Precise
If you’re like most people, there’s a thought that runs through your mind anytime you’re checking into a flight, passing...
Automated Air Traffic Control System Enables Fewer Pilots, Flying Cars
For the FAA, it’s not the flying that keeps regular joes out of the sky. It’s the landing and the...
The Fully Loaded Flight Sim
We use the latest and greatest gear to assemble a tricked-out home flight deck. Our inspiration? An Australian hobbyist's $230,000 747 sim that's identical to the real thing-down to the very last knob