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Deployment Scenario Title

Airborne spacing flight deck interval management

Deployment Scenario Description
Essential Operational Change Trajectory Based Operations
Maturity Additional R&D Activities in development
Applicable Operating Environment
Airport Terminal Airspace En-Route Network
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Performance Contribution of the DS
Capacity Safety Environment Cost-efficiency Operational efficiency
Stakeholders affected (at least one enabler to be deployed)
ANSP AO AU Network Manager
Civil Military Civil Military Civil Military
APP, ENR Scheduled, BA Fixed, BA Rotorcraft, GA Transport, Fighter  
SESAR Solutions
Solution Code Solution Title Solution Description Related Elements
PJ.01-05 Airborne Spacing Flight Deck Interval Management Airborne spacing flight deck interval management refers to new ASAS spacing interval management...
Operational Improvement Steps
OI Step Code OI Step Title OI Step Description Related Elements
TS-0108 Airborne Spacing Flight Deck Interval management (speed/more complex route geometries) in high density environments The ASPA-FIM application require the flight crew to achieve and maintain a given spacing (either...
Enabler Code Enabler Title Enabler Description Related Elements
A/C-15b Aircraft functions for Interval Management On-board ASPA-FIM function to enable IM operations in which the flight crew is instructed by ATC...
A/C-48a Air broadcast of aircraft position/vector (ADS-B OUT) compliant with DO260B Air broadcast of aircraft position/vector (ADS-B OUT) compliant with DO260B
A/C-67 ADS-B IN On-board ADS-B receive function (ADS-B IN) including reception and processing of ADS-B...
APP ATC 61 Ground functions for Interval Management Ground functions to support the controllers to initiate, monitor and terminate Interval...
ASAS-STD-02 ICAO provisions for Interval Managament ICAO provisions for the airborne surveillance application Interval Management. ICAO documents...
HUM-002 Human factors flight crews - Interval Management The flight crew is fully aware when temporary delegation of spacing responsibility is assigned to...
HUM-003 Human factors ATCOs - Interval Management The ATCO knows exactly when to delegate spacing responsibility and to which aircraft. Adequate...
  A/C-31a Controller pilot data link communication (CPDLC) compliant with ATN baseline 2 (FANS 3/C) Data link exchange for ATN/VDL2 baseline 2 (FANS 3/C) i.e. for Departure Clearance,...
AGDLS-STD-01 ICAO provisions for CPDLC for IM ICAO provisions for CPDLC supporting Interval Management (optional) (Doc 10037 - GOLD Manual for...
APP ATC 144 CPDLC for IM - ATC Ground functions to enable CPDLC in support of IM operations (optional).