Who else is fuming at "NextGen." ? Ground based navigation is easy. I do not buy that VORs are as expensive to repair as the FAA says because radio waves are still used in cars, boats, and sports everywhere.
If the earth is a cat then I say the sooner we destroy it the better for everyoneLook, if we all agree that the earth is cat shaped and adjust our flight patterns accordingly to keep from being knocked around by
turbulencepaws, then we'll save all the money we'll ever need.