• AEEC, Software Distribution and Loading (SDL) Subcommittee
    Jun 05 - 08, 2018
    Frankfurt, Germany

    The SDL Subcommittee's objective is to develop standards for software distribution and loading. This includes continued development of high-speed data loaders, high-density storage media, and loading protocols. The SDL Subcommittee prepares and updates standards for file format, media type, part numbering, distribution, and terminology. All standards are device agnostic and can be used on all data loading devices. 


  • AMC, Test Program Set (TPS) Quality Working Group
    Jun 11 - 13, 2018
    Hamburg, Germany

    The aim of this project is to update ARINC Report 625-3 to emphasize the importance that the OEM provides a Test Specification that is intelligible, unobscured, and complete as possible. 

  • AEEC, Global Aircraft Tracking (GAT) Working Group
    Jun 11 - 13, 2018
    Memphis, Tennessee

    The goal of the GAT Working Group is to prepare standards applicable to the ICAO Global Aeronautical Distress and Safety System (GADDS). These are intended to positively identify and track an aircraft with minimal impact on new production aircraft as well as legacy aircraft retrofit.

  • AEEC, Network Infrastructure and Security (NIS) Subcommittee
    Jun 12 - 14, 2018
    Toulouse, France

    The NIS Subcommittee plans to continue discussions on ARINC Project Paper 686, IPv6 Roadmap and ARINC Project Paper 848, Media Independant Secure Offboard Network.

  • AEEC, Systems Architecture and Interfaces (SAI) Subcommittee
    Jun 14 - 15, 2018
    Memphis, Tennessee

    The Systems Architecture and Interfaces (SAI) Subcommittee will prepare avionics system-level guidance for new airplanes and major retrofit programs. It will discuss NextGen and SESAR programs and the impact on Communication, Navigation, and Surveillance (CNS) equipment.

  • AEEC, Internet Protocol Suite (IPS) for Aeronautical Safety Services
    Jun 19 - 21, 2018
    Blagnac, France

    The IPS Subcommittee has developed an industry roadmap for defining the Internet Protocol Suite for Aeronautical Safety Services, including airborne, ground-based and space-based communication systems. It is coordinating aviation Standards Development Organizations (SDOs), Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs), and others with an interest. This activity is authorized by APIM 15-004A.

  • Data Link Systems Subcommittee, AEEC
    Jun 25 - 28, 2018
    Paris, France

    The Datalink Systems Subcommittee develops and maintains standards that promote the efficient transfer of ACARS and ATN data between the aircraft and the ground. These standards are expected to benefit CPDLC operation, the FAA Data Comm and European Data Link Services (DLS) programs. 

  • AEEC, Fiber Optics Subcommittee (FOS)
    Jun 27 - 29, 2018
    Samoens, France

    The Fiber Optics Subcommittee (FOS) will meet to continue the development of ARINC Fiber Optic Standards used in air transport aircraft and other aircraft with similar requirements. The subcommittee's current work projects include documenting Mechanical Transfer (MT) technology in airborne fiber optics. 


  • Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) Subcommittee, AEEC
    Jul 10 - 12, 2018
    Dallas, Texas

    The EFB Subcommittee will continue development of ARINC Project Paper 840A: Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) Application Control Interface (ACI) Standard for Tablet Devices as described in APIM 17-006A. Specifically, update the application launch, control, and information sharing capabilities for the COTS tablet environment predominantly in use by airlines today. 

    In addition, the subcommittee will commence work described by APIMs 17-014 and 17-015, recently approved at the AEEC General Session to include two new ARINC Project Papers.

  • FSEMC, Simulator Continuing Qualification (SCQ) Working Group
    Jul 10 - 11, 2018
    Saint-Laurent, Canada

    The intent of the SCQ Working Group is to initiate discussion to alternative means of continuing qualification and validation of FSTDs - and share and promote new ideas and ways of optimizing regular testing and checking methods.