Accession Number:

AD1107281

Title:

An Approach to incorporating Demand Uncertainty in NAS-Wide Modeling

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

MITRE CORP MCLEAN VA MCLEAN

Report Date:

2007-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The Federal Aviation AdministrationsFAAs Operational Evolution Plan OEP was initiated in 2000 as a 10-year plan to improve the capacity of the National Airspace System NAS.MITRECAASD has supported the FAA in its assessment of the OEP by using a discrete event simulation of the NAS. Regular performance assessments have provided point estimates of both NAS-wide delays and airport delays. However, the use of point estimates has limited the insight decision-makers have about the amount of uncertainty in the performance estimates of the future NAS.

Subject Categories:

  • Commercial and General Aviation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE