Surface Manager

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Term Surface Manager
Status


Mandatory for


Contexts

SESAR

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Abbreviation

SMAN

Definition

An ATM tool that determines optimal surface movement plans (such as taxi route plans) involving the calculation and sequencing of movement events and optimising of resource usage (e.g. de-icing facilities).

Definition Source

SESAR Consortium (2007) CONOPS Acronyms and Definitions, Task 2.2.2 - Milestone 3, Document Number: DLT-0612-222-02-00

Note

ICAO terminology: surface management (SMAN)

SMAN is the Planning function in the Advanced Surface Movement Guidance and Control System.

Lexicon Release

Lexicon Release 2015.2