Internet Protocol Suite (IPS) Subcommittee Meeting Report. Meeting held June 23-29, 2020, Virtual Meeting.
ARINC Industry Activities hosted meetings that took place June 23, 24, 29, 2020 as online sessions. June 25 and June 30 were reserved for meetings of EUROCAE WG-108 and RTCA SC-223.
The IPS Subcommittee reviewed inputs to ARINC Project Paper 858: Internet Protocol Suite (IPS) for Aeronautical Safety Services – Technical Requirements.
Airbus provided a new input on Cryptographic Key Management that was generally supported for inclusion in Section 4.0, Security.
Airtel ATN provided a new Appendix C, Ground IPS Gateway Considerations. The objective of this Appendix is to describe the key functions and services that an IPS ground system needs to provide to support all types of aircraft.
Honeywell is maintaining the ATN/IPS Task List and Gap Analysis. The document is posted to:
The next meeting is scheduled for September 22-24, 2020. The meeting format will be similar to recent IPS Subcommittee meetings, namely a series of online sessions. Joint meeting time with EUROCAE WG-108 and RTCA SC-223 will be scheduled as the need arises.