Center for Air Traffic Systems and Operations
The Volpe Center provides replacement and modernization support for current FAA terminal facilities as well as supporting the planning for upgrading and transitioning existing facilities to support NextGen technologies.
ADS-B is a transformational NextGen program that involves digital messages that aircraft transmit to radio stations as well as to other aircraft.
The Volpe Center is a national leader in wake vortex/turbulence research.
An annotated bibliography consisting of abstracts of publications on aircraft wake vortices.
The Volpe Center provides support to SWIM, a critical building block for NextGen, allowing consistent, secure, near real-time access to national airspace information for collaborating decision-makers.