SFO's air traffic control tower must be staffed with at least two controllers on busy late-night shifts, and pilots can no longer land manually when one runway is shutdown. [ more › ]
Budget cuts won't force the closure of air traffic control towers during overnight shifts, the Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday.
An air traffic controller based at Atlanta International Airport is being investigated by the FAA for a joke that didn't land. Last Wednesday, the pilot of Delta flight 630 from Detroit was preparing the Boeing 777 for landing when ...
The closures mean that pilots will have to coordinate takeoffs and landings by themselves. [ more › ]