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View Resource Air Traffic Control System Command Center (ATCSCC)

Unveiled in March, the official site of the Federal Aviation Administration's ATCSCC offers a number of resources of interest to air travellers and the just plain curious. The ATCSCC is tasked with managing the flow of air traffic within the continental United States (up to 50,000 aircraft operations per day), particularly when weather, equipment, runway closures, or other conditions require some...

http://www.fly.faa.gov/
View Resource Transportation Research Circular: Future Aviation Activities

The 12th International Workshop on Future Aviation Activities was held in September 2002, and this collection of presentation transcripts was released the following January. Many references to the September 11 terrorist attacks are made, especially concerning airport security measures and changes in the public's views of flying. Speakers also addressed long-term trends in air transportation, such...

http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/circulars/ec051.pdf