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The (Imaginary?) Effect of Sequestration on Air Traffic Control

Guest post by Chris Clearfield, original article posted on System Logic blog. Never has flying been more frustrating. Air traffic is normalizing after weeks…

FAA furloughs over… but was it much ado about nothing?

Last week the FAA furloughed roughly 10 percent of air traffic controllers as part of the sequestration cuts. This caused much conversation about the…

Sequestration Frustration – Tips to deal with the delays

On the heels of the sequestration going into effect, automatic spending cuts are hitting the FAA in full force now. After first closing contracted…

GE Flight Quest: Winners use algorithms on flight data to help reduce delays

In November, GE and Alaska Airlines presented FlightQuest, an open data challenge to the world’s best data gurus to delve into two months worth…

FlightStats now speaks French and Spanish

Whether you’re in Paris or Buenos Aires, Beijing or Berlin, FlightStats speaks your language. Travelers around the globe demand to have information at their…