Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast
|Term||Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast|
A means by which aircraft, aerodrome vehicles and other objects can automatically transmit and/or receive data such as identification, position and additional data, as appropriate, in a broadcast mode via a data link.
ICAO, Official definition added to An 10/III by Amdt 76 (01/11/2001), to the PANS-ATM by Amdt 5 (2007) and modified by Amdt 40 to An 2 (2007) and Amdt 34 to An 15 (2007). Abbreviation and term added to PANS-ABC (Doc 8400) by Amdt 28 (2007).
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