Classification scheme

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Term classification scheme
Status


Mandatory for


Contexts

SESAR

EAEA

Categories
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Related entries

aggregation hierarchy

Broader term


Narrower term


Abbreviation

Definition

[the definition of] how general object types and event types can be more specifically characterized in terms of subtypes.

For example: air vehicle < aircraft < aircraft category < aircraft class < aircraft type < aircraft model < aircraft series < airframe.

Definition Source

ICAO (2009) doc. 9883, Manual on Global Performance of the Air Navigation System

Note

Classification schemes allow the breakdown of summary data into details, and vice-versa, they can be used to aggregate detailed (granular) performance data into summary data. (same source)

Lexicon Release

Lexicon Release 2015.2