ATC Free Flight Program
A discussion about the updated ATC Free Flight Program.
This paper presents a detailed discussion about the ATC updated program. The ATC free flight program is examined with respect to its history, changes and current status. The program is evaluated in terms of its advantages and disadvantages and a speculation of possible problems in the implementation of the program is given. Recent research on the subject is also cited.
“Currently there are tests going on all over the nation with the new ATC system for free flight. It is based on software programs that allow the pilot more input as to his or her route and takes a lot of the work and stress off of the air traffic controllers who use to have to coordinate every change and every flight .”