Alternate Title: EO 13479: Transformation of the National Air Transportation System
"It is the policy of the United States to establish and maintain a national air transportation system that meets the present and future civil aviation, homeland security, economic, environmental protection, and national defense needs of the United States, including through effective implementation of the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen)."
Executive Order 13479; EO 13479
Government Printing Office, Federal Register: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/
Federal Register (November 20, 2008), v.73, no.225, p.70241-70243