Pushback Approved…“Facing x”

Hey there IF community I have came up with a proposition to make ground traffic flow smoother specifically in the ramp area. If we add alongside the pushback clearance the direction in which to face for example, “Pushback approved, Expect RWY x, Facing East/West/South/North). If this is implemented into the pushback clearance this will prevent so many ground conflicts with aircraft pushing back in opposite directions since many ramps are bidirectional. With this we could have all outbound aircraft face the direction towards “Exit” from the ramp it will use, or in a direction that will not block other planes going into or out of a gate near by. With this little but yet important detail in the clearance combined with progressive taxi instructions it could very well enhance ground control/flow a whole lot more for both pilots and atc alike!

Unfortunately, I am Out of Vote.

Actually, This is Using In VATSIM Very much
And Useful.

Wee neeed This !!

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Wow thats weird. I opened up the IFC to make this request! It’s a great idea and would definitely help!

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Bumping this. It’s more realistic and better tha saying “expect runway XX”

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