ATN host computer
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Aeronautical telecommunication network host computer
a civil aeronautical computer system which contains one or more end user applications and that communicates using the ATN internet.
ICAO (1996) Aeronautical Telecommunication Network (ATN) Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs), Sub-Volume 1, Introduction and System-Level Requirements, Version 0.7, 19-June-1996
In OSI terms, it denotes an End System. An ATN Host Computer may also implement the upper layers necessary to support the Systems Management Agent and Systems Management Manager and upper layer protocols as specified for the supported end-user applications.