Airline industry benefits of NextGen 2010-2030

The statistic presents the estimated benefits of the implementation of NextGen through 2030. As of August 2016, the implementation of NextGen is expected to deliver a reduction of more than 30 billion U.S. dollars in crew and maintenance costs. NextGen is an innovative method that aims to change national air traffic control from a radar-based system to a satellite-based one, using GPS technologies to reduce time, fuel and traffic delays and increase capacity and efficiency.

Estimated monetary benefits of NextGen as of August 2016

Benefits in billion U.S. dollars
Passenger value
of time
Reduction in crew
and maintenance costs
Fuel savings9.4
FAA efficiencies1.4
Reduction in carbon
dioxide emissions
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Release date



United States

Survey time period

August 2016

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