Organization and Innovation in Air Traffic Control

| August 24, 2016

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Air travel in the United States has become safer and more reliable over the past half century. In recent years, however, our air traffic control system has become antiquated, falling far behind the capacities of current information and communications technology, even as dramatic improvements have been introduced in Europe, Canada, Australia, and elsewhere. This report documents the substantial benefits of modern air traffic management and, through a series of case studies, examines the innovation failures of the American system and the underlying causes of those failures. It ends with a detailed proposal for organizational reform. The following executive summary highlights the report’s central findings and recommendations.

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