Outage grounds US air traffic
US air traffic is delayed nationwide due to an outage in the communication system of the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA). The regulator ordered all US airports to reschedule departures on Wednesday morning.
The problem has since been resolved. The FAA announced that aeroplanes were cleared to ... Read more
US operators further postpone 5G deployment near airports
Operators Verizon and AT&T are postponing the deployment of 5G near US airports until July 2023. The news was shared by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The delay gives the aviation industry time to adapt aircraft and prevent interference of 5G signals.
The deployment of 5G networ... Read more
Global air travel in chaos due to divide over 5G
The tug of war between AT&T, Verizon and the US airline industry is out of control. Today, multiple airlines worldwide cancelled flights to the US. "A nightmare", one American pilot told Reuters.
Multiple airlines in Asia, the Middle East and Europe cancelled flights and changed aircraft mod... Read more
5G frequencies will not interfere with airlines
US aviation is concerned with the impact of 5G frequencies as the UK negates any adverse effects.
According to aviation regulators in the UK, mobile phone emissions will not harm airliners. Britain’s Civil Aviation Authority has confirmed that 5G frequencies will not tamper with an airliner’... Read more
FAA releases rules regarding drone flights at night over people
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said on Monday that small drones will now be allowed to fly over people and even at night in the United States, in what many see as a huge leap forward towards the mainstream use of the gadgets for commercial deliveries.
The FAA added that in the long-aw... Read more