A comprehensive review of Federal Aviation Administration programs intended to improve the capacity of the National Air Transportation System. The Plan identifies the causes and extent of capacity and delay problems currently associated with air travel in the U.S. and outlines various planned and ongoing FAA projects with the potential to reduce the severity of the problems in the future. The major areas of discussion are: airport development; airport capacity; airspace capacity; new instrument approach procedures; technology for capacity improvement; and, marketplace solutions.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in collaboration with MITRE Corporation, McLean, VA, and JIL Systems, Arlington, VA. Document partially illegible.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Volpe National Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142
  • Publication Date: 1994-10-1


  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 364 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00730708
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-FAA-ASC-94-1
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 3 1997 12:00AM