Tag Archive: Air Traffic Control

Wired has a pretty balanced (surprisingly, these days) summary of the situation. Basically, if it’s done right it can really help things out, but there’s a lot of fine details that could be missed that could exacerbate the mess.


Testimony given to Congress. There’s a right way and a wrong way currently being considered.

This is something that a lot of countries (most notably Canada and New Zealand) have done in the past few years, with great results, so there are great models for us to follow.

Just a friendly reminder while you’re traveling. Oh, and they’re responsible for your gas prices, too.

Delays are now expected.

The one thing Al Gore got right: we should privatize ATC now.

Air Traffic Control.

And note the hypocrisy of the current debate regarding emissions and cap and trade when you consider that.