GPS-based air traffic control system to go live by 2020

Associated Press"If you've ever watched an investigative journalism show that exposes things you didn't know you had to worry about, there's a good chance you've seen footage of the archaic green-screens in use at airport towers across the country paired with shocking headlines like "Hidden Airport Menace" or "Glidepath to Danger." Plans to replace that tech are finally in motion, with the FAA indicating its new air traffic control system will to go into effect by 2020, possibly as early as 2015."

fatstarr4747d ago

"GPS-equipped navigation system -- and we don't mean a TomTom stuck on the windshield." quote of the day.

but this is pretty interesting but 5k-10k that's a lot of money for a GPS system.