ASPM Arrival Airport Enroute Manual

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The ASPM Arrival Airport Enroute module of ASPM provides enroute time of all flights of 300 miles or more arriving at a selected airport of group of airports. The flight selection criteria are the following:

  1. Great circle route GCR for city pairs must be more than 300-nautical miles.
  2. Flights must arrive at an ASPM 77 airport.
  3. Flights must be coded in ETMS as a commercial (C), freight (F), or air taxi (T) including flight identification being AAANNNN format.
  4. Only continental U.S. flights are considered.
  5. Flights must be within +/- 3 standard deviations from the Mean enroute miles flown and Mean enroute time flown.

ASPM Arrival Airport Enroute data can be viewed on the FAA Operations & Performance Data Web site.

For more information about the ASPM system, see Aviation System Performance Metrics (ASPM).

My Reports

My Reports displays a list of reports you saved after running your query. You may save a report after you enter your search criteria and select the 'Run' button. Then you may name your report and save it for future use. Selecting the information button will display a window listing the selection criteria used for the report. Selecting the deletion button will delete the report.

Saved Reports

This section lists reports that you have saved after clicking the 'Run' button. By clicking on the report name, you will be able to modify or update the saved report with new criteria. Just click on any of the desired tabs to change output, dates, airports, grouping, and filter options. For more information about saving reports, see the Run section.


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The Output section allows you to choose how to display the file format for your report.


In Arrival Airport Enroute, you may display the data according to the following options:


In all ASPM views, you may choose between several options for the output of the data:

  • HTML: The requested data are presented in a Web browser format.
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • No Sub-Totals: Default setting. Eliminates sub-totals in long reports.


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In Arrival Airport Enroute, you may restrict your search to specific time ranges.

The following options are available:

  • Days
  • Months
  • Years (calendar and fiscal)
  • Range
  • Period

Please verify that your selection is for a time period in which data are available. Selected options will appear on the right.


In the Airports section of Arrival Airport Enroute, you may select airports to obtain information about their departure and arrival activity.

When the default 'Quick Entry Mode' checkbox is selected, you can select airports by entering the airport code (or several codes separated by a space) to search for matching airports. By deselecting the 'Quick Entry Mode' option, you will be able to enter airport ID, name, or partial name of the airport to search for a list of matches. The autocomplete feature will suggest possible names of airports in a drop down menu. You may also select predefined groups such as ASPM 77, OPSNET 45, or Core to insert a set of airports. To include all airports, do not select any.


Grouping options are available for the Arrival Airport Summary and Arrival Airport Comparison Summary reports. In this section, you may group the fields consistent with your desired report format. At least one selection has to be made. Click the green area beside the filter in the desired order. Select the 'Plus' button to choose the groupings for the report. Selected fields will appear on the right. Selected fields can be removed by selecting the 'Minus' button next to each selected field.

The grouping options available are:

  • Arrival Airport
  • Date
  • Local Arrival Hour
  • GMT Arrival Hour*
  • Arrival Quarter

*When GMT Departure or Arrival Hour is selected, the report will also show Local Departure or Arrival Hour (Local Departure or Arrival Hour will automatically appear as a selected grouping option). Data will be ordered by local hour.


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In this section, you may select supplemental filters for your reports. Users may restrict their search by selecting the available options:
  • Rank By: (Airport ID, Total Excess Time, Average Excess Time, Total Excess Miles, Average Excess Miles, Ratio Time, Ration Miles)*
  • Hours From... To... (Any, 0-24)

For more information about these topics, please see the definitions of variables for this view.

*This Filter option is only available for the Arrival Airport Ranking report.


Selecting the 'Run' option will run the query and create a report. In the ASPM system, you may save the search criteria you used to create the report by entering a name for the report and clicking the 'Save' button. From then on, the report name will appear in the 'My Reports' section.

Definitions of Variables

For more information about these topics, please see the specific definitions for Arrival Airpot Enroute:

ASPM Arrival Airport Enroute: Definitions of Variables