NIWG Leadership Team to be Recognized at Awards Luncheon
The RTCA 2014 Achievement Award will be presented to the NextGen Advisory Committee’s NextGen Integration Working Group (NIWG) leadership team at the Awards Luncheon being held on June 3rd at the RTCA 2015 Global Aviation Symposium. The Achievement Award, RTCA’s highest award, is given on behalf of the RTCA Policy Board to an individual or group that has excelled at helping RTCA achieve its mission. [More].
RTCA Honors the Memory of
Captain Robert G. Buley
RTCA was saddened to hear of the death of Bob Buley, former Co-Chair of SC-147, Traffic Alert and Collision Avoidance System. He was described by his peers as the “guru” on collision avoidance system technology. [More].
RTCA Symposium to Feature Remarks from IATA Director General & CEO, Tony Tyler
An interchange between RTCA President Margaret Jenny and IATA Chief Tony Tyler on key issues facing the global airline community will be featured at the upcoming RTCA 2015 Global Aviation Symposium being held in Washington DC on June 3-4 at the National Press Club. Tyler joins a growing list of featured speakers and panel members
at this year’s conference. Register
now to attend.
Portable Electronic Devices Committee Established
The Program Management Committee recently gave full approval for Special Committee 234, Portable Electronic Devices (PEDs), to convene. [More].
Committee Targets Metrics to Measure Implementation
Continuing its long track record of working in close collaboration with the FAA to address tough NextGen issues, at its recent meeting, the NextGen Advisory Committee (NAC)
agreed to establish an ad hoc group to recommend performance metrics to measure the effects of implementing operational capabilities in four focus areas recommended by the joint RTCA-FAA NextGen Integration Working Group. [More]
Air Traffic Controllers Honor RTCA Leader
RTCA President Margaret Jenny was recognized during the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) Communicating for Safety Awards Luncheon for outstanding work protecting and improving the National Airspace System. [More].
Robert “Rocky” Stone
Extraordinary Commitment to Achieving Consensus
Blanca Aguado and Marc Bousquie