Terminal Area Forecast Summary: Fiscal Years 2013 - 2040

The Terminal Area Forecast (TAF) contains historical and forecast data for enplanements, airport operations, tracon operations, and based aircraft. The data cover 264 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) towered airports, 251 Federal contract tower airports, 31 terminal radar approach control facilities, and 2,817 non-FAA airports. Data in the TAF are presented on a U.S. Government fiscal year basis (October through September). Data on operations presented in the TAF show historical information from 1990 through 2012 and forecasts for 2013 to 2040. The historical enplanement information in the TAF model is from 1976 through 2012 and the 2013 figures represent estimates. The enplanement forecasts are from 2014 to 2040. Appendix A provides a detailed description of the activity data elements in the TAF. Appendix B provides a list of FAA airports by hub size and a list of FAA contract towers.


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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Tables;
  • Pagination: 46p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01536620
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 2 2014 9:09AM