PBN NAS Navigation Strategy 2016

This strategy document discusses how the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and industry are building upon progress made in the development and implementation of performance based navigation (PBN) over the past 12 years. It was developed with consideration for changes in the structure and operation of the National Airspace System (NAS), the availability of technologies and avionics and the relationship of PBN initiatives to other Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) modernization efforts. This document is divided into near-, mid- and far-term objectives over the next 15 years. Contents include: History; Increasing use of PBN procedures; Airport and community outreach; Navigation Service Groups; PBN evolution; Resiliency; and Related efforts.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Alternate title: Performance Based Navigation PBN NAS Navigation Strategy 2016.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20591
  • Publication Date: 2016


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Maps; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 37p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01638972
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 27 2017 4:08PM