Air Traffic

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....