Faa air traffic map. A shortage in employees at two different air traffic control facilities caused flight delays across the nation. The faa has halted flights bound for laguardia airport in new york city due to air traffic control staff shortages that have been caused by the government shutdown. Air traffic controllers work in control towers approach control facilities or route centers. There are several paths to becoming an air traffic controller.
Notice must be given to the airport operator or air traffic control tower if the airport has a tower. This chart users guide is an introduction to the federal aviation administrations faa aeronautical charts and publications. 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. Zat 710 zat 464 initiated by.
Community based guidelines require recreational operators to give notice for flights within 5 statute miles of an airport. The next generation air transportation system nextgen is an ongoing modernization project of the united states national airspace system nas. Ajv 0 vice president system operations services this order prescribes air traffic control procedures and phraseology for use by personnel providing. Buffalo niagara international airport 4200 genesee street buffalo new york 14225 716 630 6000 877 359 2642.
Night weekend and rotating shifts are common. Atac supports the faas multiple safety systems as they evolve and new procedures are integrated into the nas national airspace system.