Technical White Papers

Avionics Systems and Commercial Aviation Industry Mandates

future air navigation systems (FANS) 1/A+

FANS provides real-time constant position data to enhance the quality of communication between the pilot and controller…

controller-pilot data link communications (CPDLC)

CPDLC is a text-based-air-to-ground data link system. An aircraft equipped with CPDLC provides controller and flight crew direct communication…

automatic dependent Surveillance broadcast out

ADS-B Out is an aircraft ground satellite-based transmission system intended to increase the efficiency and safety of shared airspace…

Next Generation Air Transportation system

NextGen is a comprehensive overhaul of our national airspace system to make air travel more dependable and safe…

Transmitting Portable Electronic Devices (T-PED)

T-PED Testing demonstrates that an aircraft is tolerant to the use of portable electronic devices (PEDs) during all phases of flight…