Entries by Brian Sullivan

Midwest ATC Is Now in Antarctica

U.S. Navy SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic Awards Contract to DIGITALiBiz, Inc., Subcontractor Midwest ATC March 1, 2018 – Midwest Air Traffic Control Service, Inc. (Midwest ATC) announced today that it has been awarded a subcontract position on a contract for engineering and operational support with the U.S. Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) […]

So What’s the Deal with Air Traffic Control Reform?

So What’s the Deal with Air Traffic Control Reform? THE FIRST PART of President Trump’s $1 trillion infrastructure plan took flight Monday when the president called for the privatization of the country’s air traffic control system. “We’re still stuck with an ancient, broken, antiquated, horrible system that doesn’t work,” Trump said of the current air traffic […]

Outcry Increases Against A Private Air Traffic Control Monopoly

The House bill containing provisions that could remove air traffic control from the FAA’s auspices and hand it over to an airline-controlled private monopoly may have lost some momentum in Congress recently, with an expected House vote delayed for now. But as opposition to the bill builds, it does so in the face of relentless efforts […]