The Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) is the name given to a new National Airspace System due for implementation across the United States in stages between 2012 and 2025



FAA completes nationwide ADS-B rollout

The US Federal Aviation Administration has completed a nationwide infrastructure upgrade that will enable air traffic controllers to track aircraft with greater accuracy and reliability, … More ››

NextGen GA Fund selects banking partners

The NextGen GA Fund has announced two partnership agreements with Pilot Bank and Madison Capital to accelerate the rollout of NextGen by providing access to … More ››

NextGen faces new squeeze on budgets

The NextGen programme to overhaul US air traffic control will be hit hard under the President’s fiscal year 2015 budget request, according to industry body … More ››

WATM: ENAV, Boeing to collaborate

Italy’s ENAV and Boeing have entered into a non-exclusive collaborative arrangement with the aim of developing ideas to build on the work being done in … More ››

World ATM Congress: Solving The Puzzle


Boeing’s ATM chief Neil Planzer tells Air Traffic Management why he salutes what SESAR has achieved and examines future challenges that the European programme may … More ››

WATM: Passur, Raytheon team on datacasting

PASSUR and Raytheon are collaborating on solutions to improve the predictability of air travel, increase efficiencies for airlines, and create a safer, more hassle-free travel … More ››

AEA partners with NextGen GA fund

The Aircraft Electronics Association has entered into a partnership agreement with the NextGen GA Fund to accelerate the rollout of NextGen by providing access to … More ››

Gibson named NextGen Institute exec director

A retired US Air Force major general Marke ‘Hoot’ Gibson has joined the NextGen Institute as its executive director. “The aerospace industry believes strongly in … More ››

US leadership faces five obstacles

A new study finds that America’s air traffic control system has fallen seriously behind modern information technology. Hudson Institute – a nonpartisan policy research organisation … More ››

FAA selects unmanned research centres

After a rigorous 10-month selection process involving 25 proposals from 24 states, United States Federal Aviation Administration has chosen six unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research … More ››