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CASA Annual Report 2003 04 Glossary


AC Advisory Circular
AD Airworthiness Directive
ADS-B Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast
AOC Air Operator’s Certificate
AIRS Aviation Industry Regulatory System
ASTRA Australian Strategic Air Traffic Management Group
ATM Air Traffic Management
ATSB Australian Transport Safety Bureau
CAAP Civil Aviation Advisory Publication
CAO Civil Aviation Orders
CAR Civil Aviation Regulation 1988
CASR Civil Aviation Safety Regulation
COA Certificate of Approval
DOTARS Department of Transport and Regional Services
EASA European Aviation Safety Agency
FAA Federal Aviation Administration
FOI freedom of information
GPS Global Positioning System
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization
IT information technology
KPMG Klumzeld Peat Marwick Goerdeler (Chartered Accountants and Management Consultants)
LARP Licencing Aircraft Registration and Publications
MOS Manuals of Standards
NPRM Notices of Proposed Rulemaking
OH&S occupational health and safety
ORR Office of Regulation Review
PASO Pacific Aviation Safety Office
RAAF Royal Australian Air Force
RIS Regulation Impact Statements
RNAV area navigation
RNP Required navigation performance
RRP Regulatory Reform Program
SCC Standards Consultative Committee
UAV unmanned aerial vehicle