Air traffic control officers in Hong Kong were able to maintain direct voice communication with pilots at all times during a brief hitch on New Year’s Day. Photo: Fung Chang Air traffic control officers in Hong Kong were able to maintain direct voice communication with pilots at all times during a brief hitch on New Year’s Day. Photo: Fung Chang
Air traffic control officers in Hong Kong were able to maintain direct voice communication with pilots at all times during a brief hitch on New Year’s Day. Photo: Fung Chang

Hong Kong aviation authority orders investigation into air traffic control system after New Year’s Day hitch

  • Individual workstations were ‘not responsive’, CAD says, while department spokesman says there was no risk to safety

Topic |   Hong Kong International Airport
Air traffic control officers in Hong Kong were able to maintain direct voice communication with pilots at all times during a brief hitch on New Year’s Day. Photo: Fung Chang Air traffic control officers in Hong Kong were able to maintain direct voice communication with pilots at all times during a brief hitch on New Year’s Day. Photo: Fung Chang
Air traffic control officers in Hong Kong were able to maintain direct voice communication with pilots at all times during a brief hitch on New Year’s Day. Photo: Fung Chang
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