Air Traffic Flow and Capacity Management
|Term||Air Traffic Flow and Capacity Management|
A service complementary to Air Traffic Control (ATC), the objective of which is to ensure an optimum flow of air traffic to or through areas within which traffic demand at times exceeds the available capacity of the ATC system.
EUROCONTROL, CFMU (2002), Air Traffic Flow Management Operations: ATFM Users Manual, Edition 8.0, 18.3.2002
NEW TERM REPLACING Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM)