air traffic control

A decade later, still no cybersecurity fixes for NextGen aircraft tracking

by • 4 years ago

With a deadline to adopt new aircraft-tracking technology looming, the DoD has yet to fully address security concerns about its effect on military aircraft.

FAA to upgrade contingency systems after Chicago blaze

by • 7 years ago

When an air traffic control center employee set fire to a critical part of the Federal Aviation Administration's Chicago Center air traffic control hub, flights were canceled or delayed in the Midwest. Now, the agency is looking into what went wrong and how it can make sure it doesn't happen again.