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Published results from airports which have implemented A-CDM show an average reduction in queuing time at the runway of over 1 minute.

What does this mean in terms of fuel cost and CO₂emissions?

Savings through A-CDM

Engine running time saving              1 minute
Movements                                        350,000
Total engine running minutes          175,000 – note,  departures only
Kerosene/minute                              10 kg
Total kerosene saved                       1,750 Tonnes
Price/tonne                                       $1,029 USD
Cost saving                                     $1,800,750
CO₂emission savings                  5,512.5 Tonnes
 
(Based on data published by Munich Airport, ACI Airport Exchange 2011)