Faa air traffic map. The next generation air transportation system nextgen is an ongoing modernization project of the united states national airspace system nas. Flights destined for laguardia international airport in queens new york. Buffalo niagara international airport 4200 genesee street buffalo new york 14225 716 630 6000 877 359 2642. Atac supports the faas multiple safety systems as they evolve and new procedures are integrated into the nas national airspace system.
This chart users guide is an introduction to the federal aviation administrations faa aeronautical charts and publications. Community based guidelines require recreational operators to give notice for flights within 5 statute miles of an airport. Air traffic controllers work in control towers approach control facilities or route centers. It is useful to new pilots as a learning aid and to experienced pilots as a quick reference guide.
Notice must be given to the airport operator or air traffic control tower if the airport has a tower. Ajv 0 vice president system operations services this order prescribes air traffic control procedures and phraseology for use by personnel providing. Night weekend and rotating shifts are common. Air traffic control atc is a service provided by ground based air traffic controllers who direct aircraft on the ground and through controlled airspace and can provide advisory services to aircraft in non controlled airspace.
A shortage in employees at two different air traffic control facilities caused flight delays across the nation. Their work can be stressful because maximum concentration is required at all times.