Performance Success Stories
NextGen capabilities are providing benefits whether you fly short distances to small airports or thousands of miles across the ocean. Life-saving medevacs and the many different kinds of aircraft that fly in busy, metropolitan areas, like Denver, are seeing benefits tailored to their needs.
From reducing go-arounds on approach to reducing visibility requirements for arrivals; from tightening separation standards in Memphis to shoring up helicopter dependability in the Gulf of Mexico, this edition continues to show examples of positive NextGen outcomes.
This edition highlights how new NextGen approaches into airports in Washington, D.C. and Phoenix are saving time for passengers. Also explore how rearranging airspace at two airports creates more capacity, and how NextGen technology in Colorado is helping improve tracking of aircraft.
Mountains? Low clouds? No problem. Discover how NextGen is helping fly precision routes into Juneau International Airport in Alaska. Also see how NextGen is helping a world-wide delivery service and see the benefits new technology is having in the General Aviation community.
Find out how one airline is saving gallons of fuel and shaving minutes from flights by flying NextGen routes into Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Additionally we explore departure management in Atlanta, show how NextGen is relieving congestion in the airspace, and reveal how data sharing practices are reducing delays at major airports.
The initial series of success stories focuses on Ground Management benefits at JFK, New WAAS coverage helping at airports across the country, as well as showing the benefits from NextGen installation in the Gulf of Mexico.