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[280] Automated Surface Observing System Controller Equipment Information Display System (ACE-IDS)
Detail Data
ID: 280
Acronym: ACE-IDS
Name: Automated Surface Observing System Controller Equipment Information Display System
Type: System
Description: The Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS) Controller Equipment (ACE) Information Display System (ACE-IDS) is a hardware upgrade and software replacement to the ACE. The ACE-IDS is an integrated commercial off-the-shelf-developmental item (COTS) system that allows data from multiple internal and external sources to be consolidated on screen in many combinations and formats for easy access within a graphical user interface.  Reference data, such as charts, maps, approach plates, procedures, etc., can be integrated with real-time data collected by interfaces to other systems.
(Source: Roadmap Domain Lead)
Status: In-Service
IOC-FOC:
System/Service Owner: None
NAS Hierarchy Element/Sub-Element(s): Air Traffic Control Automation
  Air Traffic Information Management
Primary Roadmap/Diagram(s): Automation
    2 of 4
Secondary Roadmap(s)/Diagram(s): Airport
    3 of 4
Phases of Flight: Flight Planning, Taxi, Takeoff, Descent, Approach, Landing

  • ID / Revision: 280 / 16
  • Visibility Internet
  • Created: 18-Jun-2009
  • Updated: 28-Feb-2014


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