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NextGen Priorities

Performance Based Navigation

2019–2021 Commitments

Implementation Commitments

2019 2020 2021
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
Implement Metroplex at LAS
  • - 100 percent design complete
  • - Implementation phase start
  • - Implementation phase complete
  • - Post-implementation phase complete
Implement Metroplexes at South/Central Florida, SID and STAR
  • - 100 percent design complete
  • - Implementation phase start
  • - Implementation phase complete
Implement Metroplex at CLE/DTW
  • - Post-implementation phase complete
Implement Metroplex at DEN
  • - Implementation phase start
  • - Implementation phase complete
  • - Post-implementation phase complete
Implement select iTBO capabilities in NEC and DEN NEC DEN
Implemented On track New/Revised Delayed Dependent

All dates are in calendar years.

Pre-implementation Commitments

2019 2020 2021
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
Joint analysis with industry on potential barriers that inhibit the consistent use of EoR procedures at six NSG 1–4 airports in the NAS 6 Airports
Implemented On track New/Revised Delayed Dependent

All dates are in calendar years.

Industry Commitments

2019 2020 2021
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
Provide input, validate data, review findings, and confirm conclusions to post implementation analyses for implemented PBN procedures CLE/ DTW DEN LAS
Implemented On track New/Revised Delayed Dependent

All dates are in calendar years.

2014–2018 Commitments

Implementation Commitments

Implementation Commitments
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
Established on Required Navigation Performance Authorization Required (EoR RNP AR - Widely Spaced Operations) Implemented
  • DEN
    ×

    Reason for date change at DEN: Completed two quarters prior to commitment date.

    date change ahead of schedule

    Q1 2015 Revised date

    Q3 2015 Baseline date

Metroplex - Atlanta Implemented
Metroplex - Charlotte Implemented
  •  
Implemented
  •   
Metroplex - Las Vegas; Design Start Implemented
Metroplex - Northern California Implemented
  • NorCal
    ×

    Reason for date change at NorCal: Completed prior to commitment date.

    date change ahead of schedule

    Q2 2015 Revised date

    Q3 2015 Baseline date

Single Site Implementations Implemented
  • BOS
  • GYY
Implemented
  • AUS
  • HND
TBFM Decision Support Tools - Ground-Based Interval Management (GIM-S) Implemented
  • 3 Sites
Implemented
  • 3 Sites  
    ×

    Reason for date change at 3 Sites  : Completed prior to commitment date.

    date change ahead of schedule

    Q3 2017 Revised date

    Q4 2017 Baseline date

TBFM Decision Support Tools - Integrated Departure Arrival Capability (IDAC) Implemented
  • 3 Sites
Implemented
  • 1 Site
Refer to the following text: Implemented Refer to the following text: On track Refer to the following text: New/Revised Refer to the following text: Delayed Refer to the following text: Dependent Refer to the following text: Removed

All dates are in calendar years.

Pre-Implementation Commitments

Pre-Implementation Commitments
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
Advanced RNP- Advisory Circular 90-105; Assess potential demo sites; Design Guidance Implemented
  •  
Implemented
  •   
Implemented
  •    
EDO If Positive EDO Assessment, Authorization to Operate Removed
  • ATL
    ×

    Removed: Not Applicable

  • DFW
    ×

    Removed: Not Applicable

Enhanced Flight Vision Systems (EFVS) Final Rule (IND TBD) Implemented
EoR Feasibility Assessments for Independent Duals and Triples Operations (RF and TF) Implemented
  • ATL (TF)
  • CLT (TF)
  • DEN (RF)
  • DFW (TF)
  • IAH (RF)
  • SDF (TF)
EoR Independent/Dependent Operations Capacity Analysis Implemented
EoR SEA Review Implemented
EoR — Aircraft Equipage Inventory - Analyses of aircraft equipage inventory, VNAV causal factors, equipage strategy, and identification of subsequent actions Implemented
Equivalent Lateral Spacing Operations (ELSO) National Standard Implemented
Established on Departure Operations (EDO) Feasibility Assessment Implemented
Established on RNP (EoR) Track-to-Fix (TF) of Fly-By Approaches Safety Analysis Implemented
Established on Required Navigation Performance (EoR) Independent Operations Safety Analysis (RF Duals + Triples) Implemented
Established on Required Navigation Performance Authorization Required (EoR RNP AR - Widely Spaced Operations) National Standard Implemented
  • National Standard
    ×

    Reason for date change at National Standard: Completed prior to commitment date.

    date change ahead of schedule

    Q2 2016 Revised date

    Q2 2017 Baseline date

New Vertical Guidance Criteria and Location Guidance Implemented
RNP 1 Departures Implemented
  • BUR
  • SNA
Single Site Assessment of Las Vegas Basin Implemented
Implemented
  • Study Team
    ×

    October 2015: New Milestone to complete the Metroplex Study team activity added as a result of the positive assessment of LAS

Refer to the following text: Implemented Refer to the following text: On track Refer to the following text: New/Revised Refer to the following text: Delayed Refer to the following text: Dependent Refer to the following text: Removed

All dates are in calendar years.

Industry Commitments

Industry Commitments
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
American to Provide Data on their Utility and Usability for Charlotte Metroplex Procedures Implemented
  • CLT
Boeing to Provide Data on their Utility and Usability for GYY OPD Implemented
  • GYY
Delta to Provide Data on their Utility and Usability for Atlanta Metroplex Procedures Implemented
  • ATL
FedEx to Provide data on their Utility and Usability for EFVS IND Implemented
  • EFVS IND
JetBlue to Provide Data on their Utility and Usability Data for BOS OPD Implemented
  • BOS
NBAA to Provide Data on their Utility and Usability for HND RNAV SID Implemented
  • HND
PBN Lead Operator Roles Redefined - FAA will Lead Documentation Effort with Support from the Aviation Community Implemented
Southwest to Provide Data on their Utility and Usability for AUS OPD Implemented
  • AUS
Southwest to Provide Data on their Utility and Usability for DEN RF Implemented
  • DEN RF
United to Provide Data on their Utility and Usability for IAH RF Implemented
  • IAH RF
Refer to the following text: Implemented Refer to the following text: On track Refer to the following text: New/Revised Refer to the following text: Delayed Refer to the following text: Dependent Refer to the following text: Removed

All dates are in calendar years.

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