Aeronautical Information Exchange Model

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Term Aeronautical Information Exchange Model
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aeronautical information

Flight Information Exchange Model (FIXM)

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AIXM

Definition

"a logical data model and data exchange specification for aeronautical information, which is the standard used for digitally encoding, processing and distributing aeronautical data by Aeronautical Information Services (AIS) in Europe; initially developed by EUROCONTROL for the European AIS Database (EAD), AIXM has gradually become a world-wide standard, the latest model versions being co-developed with United States FAA and in the process to be adopted by ICAO."

Definition Source

EUROCONTROL (2010) AIXM web site [1]

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