Air Traffic Control
Improving Air Transportation Safety
Since 1971, we have been supporting the Federal Aviation Administration in the development of new technology for air traffic control. We develop systems for aircraft surveillance, weather sensing, collision avoidance, decision support, and air traffic management automation. Learn more in our R&D brochure.
Air Traffic Control Groups
Our model optimizes the scheduling of aerial refueling missions, saving fuel and costs for the Department of Defense.
A system that detects laser beams being shone into the sky and alerts police of their source can help protect pilots and aircraft.
A next-generation collision avoidance system will help pilots and unmanned aircraft safely navigate the airspace.
Advancing Our Research
Mobile capabilities for micro-meteorological predictions: FY20 Homeland Protection and Air Traffic Control Technical Investment Program
Discover the exciting and challenging opportunities in Air Traffic Control.