The Journal of the Air Traffic Control Association

The Journal of the Air Traffic Control Association

The Journal of Air Traffic Control is ATCA’s flagship publication. The quarterly magazine is a critical resource to all professionals involved in air traffic management (ATM) and other aviation disciplines, such as ATC specialists, frontline managers, engineers, pilots, researchers, and members of the academic community. It’s devoted to developments in air traffic control and features articles ranging from:

  • Current issues involving ATC operations
  • Innovative concepts and applications of technology to ATM/ATC   
  • Public policy debates affecting aviation    
  • Commentary by noted aviation experts and policy makers     
  • ATC historical material
  •  Reviews of books and videos of interest to the aviation community  


The Journal of Air Traffic Control is an exclusive member benefit. Members receive it in the mail and have 24/7 access to the password-protected online version.

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Online Journal: (click on The ATCA Journal Online Editions).
Don't have the printed copy with you? Email Managing Editor Alana Natke, or call +1 (703) 299-2430 for the login information.

To order your subscription to the Journal, please print and complete the order form and send it to:

Subscription Manager, Journal of Air Traffic Control
Air Traffic Control Association
225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 400
Alexandria, VA 22314, USA.