Automatic Dependent Surveillance

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Term Automatic Dependent Surveillance
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Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract

Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast

Abbreviation

ADS

Definition

A surveillance technique in which aircraft automatically provide, via a data link, data derived from on-board navigation and position-fixing systems, including aircraft identification, four-dimensional position and additional data as appropriate.

Definition Source

ICAO (2010) Official definition, ANNEX 2 : Rules of the Air 2005; ANNEX 3 Meteorological Service for International Air Navigation 2010

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