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NextGen 1 Nautical Mile Between Takeoffs Conventional 3 Nautical Miles Between Takeoffs

Two Miles Make a Difference

Two miles are making a big difference at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

New satellite-based procedures are reducing the minimum separation standard while enhancing safety through precision navigation. The new procedures are increasing the number of departures at DFW by 15 to 20 percent per hour.

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N-Number Format

An N-Number can be in any of these formats

  • One to five numbers (N12345)
  • One to four numbers followed by one letter (N1234Z)
  • One to three numbers followed by two letters (N123AZ)

N-Numbers do not have

  • A zero (0) as the first number
  • The letters "I" or "O"

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