Community Engagement — Charlotte

Status of Engagement: Completed Fall of 2017

The implementation Charlotte Metroplex effort is complete. Expected long-term benefits include improved efficiency, increased access to affected airports, and comprehensive improvements to operations. For more information on the Charlotte Metroplex, visit the links below.

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Projected Annual Benefits

Source: FAA – Charlotte Metroplex Post-Implementation Analysis

Value of Fuel Savings
$12.1 Million
Fuel Savings
4.2 Million Gallons
Carbon Savings
36.0 Thousand Metric Tons

These annual benefits are based on the FAA analysis of airspace improvements compared to operations in a year before any improvements were made. The value of the projected fuel savings is based on a $2.85-per-gallon rate. The data estimates are current as of September 2017.

Last updated: Thursday, September 1, 2022