Measuring Operational Results From Nextgen
From life-saving deliveries in Alaska to transporting patients to needed medical appointments, WAAS technology is making airports across the country more accessible to pilots, especially for those who regularly fly into remote locations and in poor weather conditions.
Receiving nearly half of all daily digital departure clearances issued to airlines nationwide, Southwest Airlines is getting flights into the air more efficiently with Data Comm.
A new way of safely separating aircraft is getting passengers on the ground faster and using less fuel at airports in Indianapolis and Philadelphia.
New Arrivals into Minneapolis International Airport Bring Big Benefits to the Twin Cities
Five years of tracking FAA's modernization efforts: The NextGen Performance Snapshots tool has evolved and serves as a model for others.
This joint FAA-aviation community effort tracks the milestones of the NextGen Priorities Joint Implementation Plan. These are capabilities that will provide significant near-term benefits to the National Airspace System.
The FAA uses a comprehensive, cross-agency portfolio approach to implement NextGen capabilities. Learn more about the portfolios and locations where NextGen capabilities have been implemented.
View Performance Indicators
With many NextGen initiatives already deployed, airports across the country are taking advantage of NextGen capabilities. Here is the progress at 30 Core Airports.
NextGen is improving traffic flow in metroplexes: metropolitan areas where airports in close proximity make for complex airspace. See how metroplexes work and their expected NextGen benefits.
For airline operators, city-pair performance is the most direct way to connect two markets. View performance metrics for city pairs in metroplexes across the United States.
Across the National Airspace System
NextGen is on track, and the benefits continue to grow from the capabilities and procedures that are enhancing passengers' experience and improving safety. See the impact of NextGen technologies across the country through fuel burn and environment metrics, and access to general aviation airports.
- Check out the updated NextGen Portfolio section.
- See the latest metric updates for the Airports, City Pairs, and NAS-wide pages.
- Review the newest NextGen Success Story: