Federal Manager's Daily Report

The Federal Aviation Administration has announced the initial

details of a new Air Traffic Organization “business structure,”


which it says will consolidate air traffic services, research

and acquisitions, and Free Flight Program activities.

It said the ATO will consist of five service units: En Route

& Oceanic; Terminal; Flight Services; System Operations and,

Technical Operations; and will include five staff-level

business groups: Safety; Communications; Operations Planning;

Finance, and Acquisition and Business Services.


ATO will identify ways to improve performance and reduce the

cost of air traffic service activities and programs and

establish performance standards, says FAA. Get Document