• AEEC, Cabin Systems Subcommittee (CSS)
    Oct 23 - 25, 2018
    Tempe, Arizona

    The scope of the activity is to develop standard interfaces that will provide airlines with freedom of choice in the installation and expansion of cabin equipment. Cabin telecommunications, cabin networks, interface protocols, and connector standardization are also a part of this activity.

  • AEEC, Global Aircraft Tracking (GAT) Working Group
    Oct 24 - 26, 2018
    Honolulu, Hawaii

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

  • Obsolescence Management Guidance (OMG) Working Group
    Oct 24 - 26, 2018
    Annapolis, Maryland

    ARINC Report 662: Strategies to Address Electronic Component Obsolescence in Commercial Aircraft is a first-generation report defining guidance in combatting obsolescence in the air transport industry. The update will ensure accuracy and consistence with evolving industry practices. 

  • Internet Protocol Suite (IPS) for Aeronautical Safety Services
    Oct 30 - 01, 2018
    Seattle, Washington

    The IPS Subcommittee is leading the development of industry standards for the Internet Protocol Suite for aeronautical safety services. This includes 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 initiated by APIM 15-004A.

  • AEEC, Ku/Ka Band Satellite (KSAT) Subcommittee
    Oct 30 - 01, 2018
    Annapolis, Maryland

    The goal of this activity is to develop and maintain standards for state-of-the-art Ku and Ka broadband satellite communication systems that meet demanding aviation operators' high-performance requirements. 

  • Test Program Set (TPS) Quality Working Group
    Nov 12 - 14, 2018
    Toulouse, France

    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
    Nov 13 - 15, 2018
    London, United Kingdom

    The EFB Users Forum is a joint activity with IATA that enables airlines and other aircraft operators to state their preferences in the evolution of EFB hardware, software applications, and connectivity to the ground. This ensure operational benefit to the flight deck crew and the economic benefit to the airlines. Flight Operations, Information Technology, Engineering, and Maintenance disciplines are represented among the participants of the EFB Users Forum.

  • AEEC, Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) Subcommittee
    Nov 16, 2018
    London, United Kingdom

    The EFB Subcommittee develops ARINC Standards that enable standardized EFB installation and connectivity on all types of aircraft. The standards are comprised of both hardware and software specifications and apply to interfaces, wiring and connectors, data protocols, and application control. 

  • Simulated Air Traffic Control Environment (SATCE) Working Group
    Dec 10 - 12, 2018
    Cologne, Germany

    The SATCE Working Group will initiate work on Supplement 1 to ARINC Specification 439A: Guidance for Simulated Air Traffic Control Environments in Flight Simulation Training Devices.

  • Air-Ground Communications System (AGCS) Subcommittee
    Dec 10 - 12, 2018
    Phoenix, Arizona

    The goal of the AGCS Subcommittee is to develop and maintain satellite communication (satcom) standards to meet airline operational requirements.

    The AGCS Subcommittee is currently developing Supplement 8 to ARINC Characteristic 781: Mark 3 Aviation Satellite Communication Systems, as authorized by APIM 18-002.