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Suggested Citation:"Appendix C: Acronyms." National Research Council. 2009. An Assessment of NASA's National Aviation Operations Monitoring Service. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/12795.
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C
Acronyms

AC air carrier

ACD Airmen Certification Database

AIDS Accident/Incident Data System

ALPA Air Line Pilots Association

AQP Advanced Qualification Program

AR Air Registry

ASA American Statistical Association

ASAP Aviation Safety Action Program

ASEB Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board

ASIAS Aviation Safety Information Analysis and Sharing System

ASMM Aviation System Monitoring and Modeling Project

ASRS Aviation Safety Reporting System

ATC Air Traffic Control

ATOS Air Transportation Oversight System

ATP air transport pilot

AvSP NASA’s Aviation Safety Program

BTS Bureau of Transportation Statistics

CAST Commercial Aviation Safety Team

CATI computer-assisted telephone interview

CATS Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics

FAA Federal Aviation Administration

FAR Federal Aviation Regulations

FE flight engineer

FOIA Freedom of Information Act

FOQA Flight Operational Quality Assurance

Suggested Citation:"Appendix C: Acronyms." National Research Council. 2009. An Assessment of NASA's National Aviation Operations Monitoring Service. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/12795.
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GA general aviation

GAIN Global Analysis and Information Network

JIMDAT Joint Implementation Measurement Data Analysis Team

NAEP National Assessment of Educational Progress

NAOMS National Aviation Operations Monitoring Service

NAS National Airspace System

NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NCARC National Civil Aviation Review Commission

NCS National Crime Survey

NCVS National Crime Victimization Survey

NIBRS National Incident Based Reporting System

NMACS Near Midair Collision System

NRC National Research Council

NTSB National Transportation Safety Board

UCR Uniform Crime Report

WAAS World Aviation Accident Summary

Suggested Citation:"Appendix C: Acronyms." National Research Council. 2009. An Assessment of NASA's National Aviation Operations Monitoring Service. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/12795.
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Suggested Citation:"Appendix C: Acronyms." National Research Council. 2009. An Assessment of NASA's National Aviation Operations Monitoring Service. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/12795.
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