By Dorothy Ramienski
Federal News Radio
Federal News Radio has been telling you about the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen), which promises to transform the nation's air transportation system in the 21st century.
Currently, five federal agencies are involved in the planning and execution of the system: the Department of Commerce, DoD, DHS, FAA and NASA.
Patricia Craighill is the assistant director for the NextGen Joint Planning & Development Office and explained how the system will take American aviation to 2025 and help it succeed beyond that.
Read more here.