ground delay

ground delay

The quantum of delay attributed to ATC (air traffic control) prior to departure of aircraft. It is usually associated with a controlled departure time program.
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government on Wednesday imposed its first fine on an international carrier for keeping passengers aboard a plane during an extended ground delay, slapping a $150,000 penalty on Pakistan International Airlines.
To prevent a backlog of flights from clogging tarmacs, airports institute the Ground Delay Program (GDP).
of Transportation's ground delay rule because of runway construction at New York JFK.
INFORM will also deliver the GroundStar HubControl application that is designed for a pro-active and optimized management of the complete aircraft turnaround process in order to improve on-time performance and reduce tactical ground delay costs.
If planes are backed up during a storm, the FAA sends a ground delay alert, says Rebecca Trexler, a representative for the agency.
A ground delay only inconveniences passengers, but in-flight delays can be deadly.
It includes modules for field condition reporting/eNOTAM integration, live dashboards of key operations metrics, flight and airspace visualization, and "long onboard" ground delay management (Tarmac Delay Monitor*).
Meanwhile, airborne delays in Brisbane during morning and evening peak periods have dropped by 35 per cent since Airservices introduced the ground delay system in late 2012.
It includes modules for: field condition reporting/eNOTAM/Digital NOTAM integration; live dashboards of key operations metrics; real-time flight, surface, and airspace visualization; "long onboard" ground delay management (Tarmac Delay Monitor); and operational analysis and reporting.
It includes modules for field condition reporting/eNOTAM/Digital NOTAM integration, live dashboards of key operations metrics, flight and airspace visualization, and "long onboard" ground delay management (Tarmac Delay Monitor).
The capacity would reportedly be added by imposing proportional level ground delay programmes at Teterboro Airport and other nearby airports when the FAA imposes ground delay programmes at Newark Liberty International Airport, LaGuardia International Airport and John F.