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CASA Annual Report 2004 05 Glossary


Acronym Meaning
AA Airservices Australia 
AAT Administrative Appeals Tribunal 
AC Advisory Circular 
AD Airworthiness Directive 
ADS-B Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast 
AIRS Aviation Industry Regulatory System 
AOC Air Operator’s Certificate 
ATOG Air Transport Operations Group 
ATM Air Traffic Management 
ATSB Australian Transport Safety Bureau 
ASTRA Australian Strategic Air Traffic Management Group 
CAAP Civil Aviation Advisory Publication 
CAO Civil Aviation Orders 
CAR Civil Aviation Regulation 1988 
CASR Civil Aviation Safety Regulation 
CEO Chief Executive Officer 
COA Certificate of Approval 
COO Chief Operating Officer 
DOTARS Department of Transport and Regional Services 
EASA European Aviation Safety Agency 
FAA Federal Aviation Administration 
FOI Freedom of Information 
GOAG General Aviation Operations Group 
GPS Global Positioning System 
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization 
ISG Information Services Group 
IT Information Technology 
KPMG Klumzeld Peat Marwick Goerdeler (Chartered Accountants and Management Consultants) 
LARP Licencing Aircraft Registration and Publications 
LTFS Long Term Funding Strategy 
MCANTO Manufacturing, Certification and New Technologies Office 
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 
PIR Post Implementation Review 
PLET Personnel Licensing and Training 
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