LDACS Standardization at ICAO

Currently LDACS standardization is prepared within the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The ICAO Project Team Technology (PT-T) has been formed within the communications panel (CP). The communication panel is expected to publish initial standards (LDACS SARPs; amendment to Annex 10) by the end of 2018, and technical guidance material by 2022.

The following standardization meetings have been held so far:

  • ICAO CP PT-T/1 in December 2016
  • ICAO CP PT-T/2 in June 2017
  • ICAO CP PT-T/3 in October 2017
  • ICAO CP PT-T/4 in January 2018
  • ICAO CP PT-T/5 in April 2018