The Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization legislation (P.L. 112-095 (PDF)) enacted on February 14, 2012 authorized appropriations to the FAA from Fiscal Year 2012 through Fiscal Year 2015. The legislation also seeks to improve aviation safety and capacity of the national airspace system, provide a framework for integrating new technology safely into our airspace, provide a stable funding system, and advance the implementation of the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen).

The FAA's reports to Congress and other published plans developed as part of the law's statutory requirements are presented below.