ZAN is responsible for a large airspace that extends from the North
Pole, southwest towards Japan, and southeast almost to Seattle. ZAN’s
airspace is joined with those of Japan, Russia, and Canada. Aircraft
passing through ZAN airspace include everything from F-22s to Cessna
150s. Please click HERE for more.
John Tune, an early and influential member of NATCA who began his long
FAA career in 1981 and was a strong leader who served two terms as
Central Regional Vice President, passed away on July 23. He was 58. Please click HERE.
Please click HERE.
NATCA congratulates Peter Rogoff, who was approved by the #Senate Commerce Committee to be USDOT undersecretary for policy.
RTCA members elected the 2014-2015 RTCA Board of Directors and Policy Board at the Annual Meeting of Members on July 1. NATCA President Paul Rinaldi was among those elected to the Policy Board. Read more HERE from RTCA.
KSAT-TV San Antonio: Audio recordings from the emergency landing Tuesday at San Antonio International Airport reveal that calm, cool air traffic controllers and an equally calm pilot may have been the key factors in a textbook belly landing. Please click HERE.
NATCA congratulates NTSB Acting Chairman Chris Hart on his nomination to be the next Chair of the agency.(view article)
National Air Traffic Controllers Association President Paul Rinaldi told
the Senate Aviation Subcommittee today that the successful
implementation of NextGen modernization, which NATCA fully supports, is
underway. He said the progress has been fueled by strong and effective
collaboration involving NATCA, the FAA, and other aviation stakeholders.(view article)
Please click here, for the FAA press release and new videos about the Houston Metroplex NextGen project.
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Please click here to listen to NATCA President Paul Rinaldi's radio ad. Click here for Executive Vice President Trish Gilbert's radio ad.