November 20, 2014

FAA Implements Second NextGen Metroplex Project in North Texas

Woodrow Bellamy III 

[Avionics Today 11-20-2014] The FAA announced the implementation of its second completed metroplex program this week, the North Texas NextGen Metroplex project. According to the agency, the newly completed project will save aircraft flying in the North Texas airspace an estimated 4.1 million gallons of fuel per year and significantly reduce carbon emissions as well.    “We flipped the switch on 80 new NextGen procedures here in North Texas,” FAA Administrator Michael Huerta said...

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