The availability of Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS)-capable approach procedures is a significant enabler of WAAS benefits in the United States. This page provides the latest status of these U.S. WAAS approach procedures.


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As of April 30, 2015, there are 3,547 Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) Localizer Performance with Vertical guidance (LPV) approach procedures serving 1730 airports.

Currently, there are also 592 Localizer Performance (LP) approach procedures in the U.S. serving 427 airports.

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To find out if there is a Global Positioning System (GPS) or WAAS-enabled approach at an airport where you fly, please see the links in the page below.


For information about LPVs and LPs in the U.S., please see links below.

See complete list of all published LPVs in the U.S.

See complete list of all published LPs in the U.S.

For more information about LPVs in Canada (enabled by WAAS) and in Europe (enabled by EGNOS), please see links below.

Canada - Information about Canadian LPVs can be found by selecting this link.

Europe - A map view of European LPVs can be viewed from the EGNOS User Support web page.

Select the date below to see the latest U.S. LPV and LP procedures published:
April 30, 2015

LPV Procedure Locations for the Continental United States LPV Procedure Locations for Alaska
LPV Procedure Locations for the Continental U.S.
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LP Procedure Locations for the Continental United States LP Procedure Locations for Alaska
LP Procedure Locations for the Continental U.S.
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See LPVs by publication date

WAAS-Capable Approach Procedures
(by Procedure Type/Airport Type)
 
Procedures
(Part 139 Airports)
Procedures
(Non-Part 139 Airports)
Total Number of Procedures
 LNAV Procedures
1,764
4,200
5,964
 LNAV/VNAV  Procedures
1,370
2,051
3,421
 LPV Procedures
1,377
2,170
3,547
LPVs w/ 200' HAT
 
923
 LP Procedures
82
510
592
 GPS Stand-Alone  Procedures
11
97
108
 
Procedures
(Part 139 Airports)
Procedures
(Non-Part 139 Airports)
Total Number of Procedures
 RNAV (GPS) Approach
 LPV Line of Minima
1,377
2,157
3,534
 Non-ILS Runway
52
1,586
1,638
 ILS Runway
1,325
571
1,896

Update effective: April 30, 2015
Note: Number of GPS Stand-Alone Will Continue to Decrease As They Are Replaced By RNAV Procedures.
WAAS-Capable Airports
(by Procedure Type/Airport Type)
 
Part 139 Airports Served
Non-Part 139 Airports Served
Total Airports*
(with WAAS-capable Procedures - GPS, LNAV, LNAV/VNAV, and/or LPV)
 LNAV Procedures
526
2,176
2,702
 LNAV/VNAV Procedures
458
1,179
1,637
 LPV Procedures
469
1,261
1,730
 LP Procedures
60
367
427
 GPS Standalone  Approaches
10
72
82

Update effective: April 30, 2015
Note: Number of GPS Stand-Alone Will Continue to Decrease As They Are Replaced By RNAV Procedures

 

GPS
LNAV
LNAV/VNAV
LP
LPV

RNP

ALL


Update effective: April 30, 2015

For more information, please see:

Publication Dates for New Procedures

New procedures are published for use in the National Airspace System (NAS) every 56 days through the Terminal Procedures Publication (TPP) process. However, procedures can also be published during the interim months through the Operations Change Notice (OCN) process. Corresponding dates for 2015 are:

  • January 8, 2015 (TPP)
  • February 5, 2015 (CN)
  • March 5, 2015 (TPP)
  • April 2, 2015 (CN)
  • April 30, 2015 (TPP)
  • May 28, 2015 (CN)
  • June 25, 2015 (TPP)
  • July 23, 2015 (CN)
  • August 20, 2015 (TPP)
  • September 17, 2015 (CN)
  • October 15, 2015 (TPP)
  • November 12, 2015 (CN)
  • December 10, 2015 (TPP)

Data on this page, including the attached spreadsheets, is derived from National Aeronautical Charting Office (NACO) Flight Information Publications. Data is for informational purposes only and should NOT be used as official information in any capacity related to flight operations. For official information, please consult the current Flight Information Publications.

Link to FAA’s Instrument Flight Procedures (IFP) Production Plan web page. This page contains information on projected IFP production by region or fiscal year.

Link to the FAA's digital - Terminal Procedures Publication (d -TPP)/Airport Diagrams web page. This page provides the ability to search, view, and download all U.S. Terminal Procedure Publications (TPPs) in PDF format.