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FAA Aerospace Forecasts

The FAA Aerospace Forecast 2021–2041 is developed to support budget and planning needs of the FAA. The forecasts are developed using statistical models to explain and incorporate emerging trends of the different segments of the aviation industry. This year's document contains updated forecasts for U.S. airline traffic and capacity, FAA workload, General Aviation activity and pilots, as well as Commercial Space and Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) fleet and remote pilots.

FY 2021–2041 forecast individual sections

FY 2021–2041 forecast tables

U.S. Passenger Airline Forecast Methodology

Previous FAA aerospace forecasts

FAA Air Route Traffic Control Center Forecast

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