Accession Number:

ADA568283

Title:

Flight Operations Centers: Transforming NextGen Air Traffic Management FOC Study Team Report

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOINT PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

This report documents the findings and recommendations of the Airline Operations Centers AOCFlight Operations Centers FOCWings Operations Centers WOC Study Team herein referred to as FOC. The Study Team was commissioned by the Joint Planning and Development Office JPDO and supported by the NextGen Institute. The purpose of the report is to bring greater attention and focus to the important role that FOCs should play in the evolution of the Next Generation Air Transportation System NextGen. The overall goal is to identify opportunities for making broader system improvements through expanded FOC-NextGen interaction. This expansion represents a new form of cooperative partnership that can accelerate implementation of NextGen capabilities, reduce program risk, and improve return on investment.

Subject Categories:

  • Commercial and General Aviation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE