Accession Number : ADA017866

Title :   IFR Aircraft Handled Forecast by Air Route Traffic Control Center, Fiscal Years 1976-1987.

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON D C OFFICE OF AVIATION POLICY

Report Date : OCT 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : The report presents the forecasts of Instrument Flight Rule (IFR) aircraft handled by FAA air route traffic control centers (ARTCC). It serves as a base for the FAA planning and budget process in determining future requirements for facilities, equipment and manpower. The forecasts show that total aircraft handled will increase from 23.6 million in FY 1975 to 39.4 million in FY 1987. These national total numbers along with those for several interiming years are broken down by FAA region and by each air route traffic.

Descriptors :   *Air traffic, *Instrument flight, *Forecasting, Civil aviation, Air traffic control terminal areas, Statistical distributions, Military aircraft, Regions, Routing, Management information systems, Planning, Budgets

Subject Categories : Commercial and General Aviation
      Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE