Originating Region Code Assignment Method

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Term Originating Region Code Assignment Method
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Centralised SSR Code Assignment and Management System (CCAMS)

participating area (PA)

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Abbreviation

ORCAM

Definition

method of allocating codes to States/units on a permanent basis to be assigned to flights

Definition Source

EUROCONTROL (2009) webpage "FAQ about CCAMS" [1]

Note

The Originating Region Code Allocation Method (ORCAM) is provided to permit a flight to respond on the same code to successive units within a participating area. (source: Commission Regulation (EC) No 2082/2000 of 6 September 2000 adopting Eurocontrol standards and amending Directive 97/15/EC, adopting Eurocontrol standards and amending Council Directive 93/65/EEC)