Enhanced European AIS Database Service (eEAD) - Concept of Operations (CONOPS)

This document describes the concept of operations and the interactions between the service and the actors that are concerned by the implementation of the Enhanced European AIS Database Service. It covers the overall eEAD operational concept, the system and service principles and describes EAD services. It is used as a reference document for the future eEAD Call For Tenders.

This eEAD Concept of Operations (CONOPS) document (edition 6.0) describes the overall operational concept of eEAD and in particular the services it provides. It will be used as a reference for the future eEAD procurement.

This document takes into consideration all requirements that stakeholder have of the current EAD services and systems. The CONOPS has passed through several workshops and successive consultation rounds with all actors of the aviation business, including ANSPs of EUROCONTROL member States, airspace users, major data houses and the aircraft operations industry.

This CONOPS 6.0 has been endorsed unanimously by the Members of the EAD Service Steering Group (SSG) at their 27th meeting. The document represents the official scope of the eEAD project.

The CONOPS and its respective Annex 2 eEAD Data catalogue are available for download in the link below. If you have any questions on this matter, please contact us.


Enhanced European AIS Database Service (eEAD) - Concept of Operations (CONOPS)
Enhanced European AIS Database Service (eEAD) CONOPS Annex 2 - eEAD Data Catalogue