Aspen Avionics and Free Flight Systems have announced partnerships with the $1.5 billion NextGen Equipage Fund’s financing program to help general aviation aircraft owners obtain inexpensive financing to meet the….
Just like everything else our intrepid Federal Government does, a total of 30 NextGen implimentation contracts are more than 4.2 Billion over budget. Wow, what a surprise read more…
The airspace isn’t getting bigger but air travel is expected to continue increasing so the challenge will be to find ways to fit more airplanes in the same space. It’s….
NextGen better land the plane for me and make an outstanding cup of coffee!!! I have read plenty of articles recently about the Federal Government’s massive push for “NextGen”. Estimates….
AOPA NextGen computers face 3-year delay, higher costs“Operational challenges” will force a three-year delay in replacing computers at 20 air traffic control centers across the country. The computers help direct….
AIN: GAO Warns NextGen Costs Could QuadrupleA recent Government Accountability Office (GAO) report to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee illustrates the FAA’s challenge in defining NextGen, which would transform….
AOPA: A study by the Government Accountability Office finds that the $15 billion NextGen air traffic control system could be delayed by numerous technological and financial hurdles, including a lack….
AIN: Costly STC Requirements Threaten ADS-B InstallationsUnder a new FAA rule, ADS-B installation costs will at least double for corporate aircraft and could increase by up to 700 percent for….