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Mike Whitaker: FAA, Aviation Committee Develop Framework to Accelerate ‘NextGen’ Implementation

The Federal Aviation Administration has collaborated with a panel of aviation industry representatives to develop a three-year plan to implement the NextGen satellite-based air traffic control system. FAA and the NextGen Advisory Committee on Wednesday released their NextGen Priorities Joint Implementation Plan that outlines initiatives for managing multiple runways, navigation …

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Mike Whitaker Updates Congress On FAA NextGen Project

Mike Whitaker, deputy administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, has submitted a progress report on the agency’s NextGen air transportation system project to Congress, GCN reported Monday. GCN reports the FAA is working to incorporate satellite and digital technologies into the U.S. air traffic control system with the goal of …

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