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1International Civil Aviation Organization INFORMATION PAPERACP-WG-M21/IP-05July 17 – 18, 2014AERONAUTICAL COMMUNICATIONS PANEL (ACP)21st MEETING OF WORKING GROUP MMontreal, Canada July , 2014Agenda Item: 5 aVDL Mode 2 StandardsHarmonization Aspects(Presented by: Peter Muraca, FAA)SUMMARYThis information paper is intended to provide the harmonization aspects of the VDL Mode 2 standards by highlighting collaborated work efforts between the RTCA SC-214 VDLSG / EUROCAE WG92, AEEC DLK, and ICAO ACP WG-M committees.
2Agenda Background ICAO Doc 9776 edition 2 history ICAO Doc 9776 edition 2 Publication PlanHarmonized / Standardization Process Timeline222
3BackgroundVDL Mode 2 Multi-frequency enhancements support NextGen and SESAR programs implementationsRTCA SC-214 VDLSG / EUROCAE WG-92 / AEEC DLK collaborated to update the VDL Mode 2 Standards to include the “multi-frequency” operation as established within the AEEC 631 Supplement 6 characteristicsSuch Standards include:AEEC 631-6DO-224C (RTCA Minimum Aviation System Performance Standard)DO-281B (RTCA Minimum Operational Performance Standard)ED-92B (EUROCAE MOPS)ICAO Doc 9776 VDL2 Technical Manual
4ICAO Doc 9776 Edition 2 History ICAO Doc 9776 Amendment Proposal (AP #310) was initiated in WG-M/17 (Feb 2011)EUROCONTROL reported VDL2 multi-frequency validation activities and results (IP5, IP6 and IP7) in WG-M/18 (July 2011)Based on validation results, and RTCA/EUROCA/AEEC further review of AP #310, an update to this amendment was necessary This was presented at WG-M/19 (June 2012), and acceptedAP #310 was incorporated into ICAO Doc 9776 to produce an “Edition 2” final draftEdition 2 was submitted and presented to ICAO ACP in the WG-M/20 meeting (January 2013)At this meeting, the WG-M committee recorded meeting minutes, which suggested that ICAO would begin its publication process for Edition 2 of ICAO Doc 9776The meeting minutes also noted that supportive validation material towards the Edition 2 modifications (specifically for the addition on multi-frequency) would be beneficial towards the publication approval process
5ICAO Doc 9776 Edition 2 publication plan A validation activity summary letter was created in support of the Edition 2 approval process (reviewed 7/2013 AEEC DLK Seattle meeting)Such a letter was submitted to ICAO, which also included the supportive validation material towards the Edition 2 modificationsMost recent correspondence from ICAO indicates a publication target of ICAO Doc 9776 Edition 2 to be 3rd Quarter of this year
6Harmonized / Standardization Process Timeline 2011201220132014A /11Rockwell Validation Inputs 4/13MASPS, DO-224CFRAC Rels4/11FRAC Resol10/11PublicationApprvl12/11Change 1 to MASP MOPSInputs to Change 1MOPS, DO-281B (ED-92B)FRAC11/13SC-214 Appv’d 1/14PMCAppv’d to Pub 3/14Eurocontrol Validation inputs 5/11FRAC Rels 10/11FRAC Resol 1/12Publication Apprvl 3/12ICAO Doc 9776 edition 2EU inputs to ACP WGM-18, 7/11AP # 310 ACP WGM19, 6/12Final Ed. 2 draft ACP WGM20 WP7, 1/2013Validation letter 9/13Publication Q3/14Eurocontrol VDL2 MF ValidationIssues list for ARINC631 future versionsP1 Lab test 9/10P2 Flight trial Q4/10P3 Airline trial Q4/11Joint VDLSG/WG92/DLK, ARINC631-7&8Miami, 7/12London, 2/13Seattle, 7/13Melbourne 11/13Brussels 6/14