Air Traffic

China’s National Holiday air traffic numbers lower than 2020

Figures released by the Chinese aviation authority show that domestic passenger traffic during the National Holiday was lower compared to 2020....


Pseudo air traffic controller arrested after faking radio orders to aircraft

A pseud-air traffic controller was arrested in Germany after multiple illegal radio contacts with passenger and cargo aircraft crew.  ...


Eurocontrol predicts traffic: situation “quickly deteriorating”

Eurocontrol predicts that until June 2021 air traffic levels throughout Europe will be at least 64% lower than before the pandemic....


Norwegian Air reports 94% traffic fall, blames travel restrictions

Norwegian Air blamed continuous travel restrictions across Europe, as it reported 94% traffic fall....


Air traffic breaks post COVID-19 records after Indian festival

Domestic air traffic in India reached a new high, as people headed out to native destinations for Diwali celebrations. The increase of passenger numbers broke the record after the post COVID-19 downturn to Indian aviation industry....


Helicopter company sues air controllers for Kobe Bryant crash

A tragic case of helicopter crash that killed the 41-year-old retired Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant and eight others, now is supplemented with new indictments. Two air-traffic controllers are blamed for the incident by Island Express, the company that operated the helicopter....


How the Coronavirus Outbreak Is Impacting Business Aviation

On December 31st last year, Wuhan, a city in the Hubei Province in China was exposed to a new coronavirus that quickly escalated and resulted in the city being quarantined. During that time several lo...


Trump Wants to Privatise Air Traffic Control

Trump endorsed a proposal to privatize air traffic control, seizing on an idea as proof that he is advancing the ambitious infrastructure rebuilding plan....