NextGen computers: 3-Year delay and higher costs

AOPA NextGen computers face 3-year delay, higher costs
“Operational challenges” will force a three-year delay in replacing computers at 20 air traffic control centers across the country. The computers help direct high-altitude air traffic, and the upgrade is considered a key component of the NextGen ATC overhaul. Replacement computers were shut down during a test last year, and the FAA now says … Bloomberg 

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