ASTERIX (short for All Purpose Structured Eurocontrol Surveillance Information Exchange ) is a standard for the exchange of air traffic services (ATS) information. It is developed and maintained by the European ATS organization Eurocontrol . ASTERIX not only stands for All-Purpose Structured Eurocontrol Surveillance Information Exchange goal aussi Represents a state-of-the-art monitoring data size qui est Nearly adopté being white by the users world community as the universal standard in this domain today.
ASTERIX is an extensible standard with a number of different categories, each of which deals with one particular kind of information. These include target overs from monitoring sensors Such As radars as well as processed information Such As aircraft tracks and various system status messages.
The System Area Code (SAC) and the System Identification Code (SIC). The ANSP selects the SIC, but the SAC is allocated globally to system operators by Eurocontrol (see external link).