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Acronyms and Abbreviations


ATC

air traffic control

ATM

air traffic management


BRAC

base realignment and closure


FAA

Federal Aviation Administration


GPS

Global Positioning System


IFR

instrument flight rules

IPT

integrated product team


JPDO

Joint Planning and Development Office (for NGATS)


NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NGATS

Next Generation Air Transportation System

NRC

National Research Council


TAWS

terrain alerting and warning system

TCAS

traffic collision avoidance system


UAV

uninhabited air vehicle



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Technology Pathways: Assessing the Integrated Plan for a Next Generation Air Transportation System H Acronyms and Abbreviations ATC air traffic control ATM air traffic management BRAC base realignment and closure FAA Federal Aviation Administration GPS Global Positioning System IFR instrument flight rules IPT integrated product team JPDO Joint Planning and Development Office (for NGATS) NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NGATS Next Generation Air Transportation System NRC National Research Council TAWS terrain alerting and warning system TCAS traffic collision avoidance system UAV uninhabited air vehicle