Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast

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Term Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast
Status


Mandatory for


Contexts

SESAR

Categories
Synonyms


Related entries

Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract

Broader term

Automatic Dependent Surveillance (ADS)

Narrower term


Abbreviation

ADS-B

Definition

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.

Definition Source

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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Lexicon Release

Lexicon Release 2015.2