Aviation VHF packet communications

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AVPAC

Definition

a bit-oriented VHF air-ground data link which will provide the functionality, capacity, data integrity and system efficiencies that the aviation industry requires for future Air Traffic Services (ATS) and the current and future Airline Operational Communications (AOC) data communications. The AVPAC protocols are based on the ATN architecture and address the OSI lower layers protocols specific to the VHF sub network.

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EUROCONTROL (2004) EATM glossary

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