Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Contract
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A means by which the terms of an ADS-C agreement will be exchanged between the ground system and the aircraft, via a data link, specifying under what conditions ADS-C reports would be initiated, and what data would be contained in the reports.
SESAR Concept of Operations Step 1, Edition 2015
The abbreviated term “ADS contract” is commonly used to refer to ADS event contract, ADS demand contract, ADS periodic contract.
Lexicon Release 2015.1