Posted on March 17th, 2011
Want to learn more about the progress the FAA made with NextGen in 2010? Curious about the capabilities that will fundamentally change the way the National Airspace System operates by the end of the decade? Then check out the 2011 update to the NextGen under ‘Special Interest Websites’ on the New York Area Program Integration Office (NYAPIO) website.
Included in this year’s update to the Plan is an overview of NextGen accomplishments in improved surveillance, more precise navigation, enhanced safety and reduced environmental impact including a discussion of the benefits seen at JFK due to shared surface surveillance coupled with aircraft metering. The document also offers a look at upcoming innovations, presents operators and airports with a guide to NextGen investments, and provides a timeline and summary of key FAA work activities planned for the coming years.