Safety Net

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Term Safety Net
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SNET

Definition

"...an airborne and/or ground based function within the ATM System whose sole purpose is to alert aircrew/ATCO of the imminence of a hazardous situation (e.g., risk of aircraft collision, terrain collision, or airspace penetration) so that it can be resolved in a timely manner."

Definition Source

EUROCONTROL, "Review of the Draft Updated ATM2000+ Strategy" (Provisional Council working paper)

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