magicIFP main features

magicIFP main features are:

  • Developed in accordance with the most recent ICAO (Annex 10, PANS-OPS, PBN Manual, doc 9906) recommendations and requirements.
    • ICAO Annex 10, 6th Edition, amendment 89
    • ICAO PANS-OPS, 5th Edition, amendment 6
    • ICAO PBN Manual, 4th Edition
    • ICAO doc 9906, 1st Edition

  • It can be used in almost any region of the world where no SBAS is operational today.
    • East Europe and North Africa
    • Caribbean, Central and South America
    • South Africa
    • Australia and New Zealand

  • User defines the Instrument Approach Procedure (IAP) to be assessed (including the FAS data block), and uploads a RINEX GPS L1L2 file recorded during a flight trial.

  • Aircraft desired path is calculated on the basis of the ARINC 424 path terminators used in the IAP design, the ICAO PANS-OPS design rules and the RTCA requirements applicable to SBAS avionics.

  • Actual trajectory flown by the aircraft is determined with centimeter accuracy.

  • Navigation solution used by the aircraft during the flight trial is computed in accordance with the RTCA MOPS standards for an SBAS avionics.
    • RTCA DO-236B
    • RTCA DO-229D

  • Ground validation and flight validation reports, describing all the checks performed to validate the ICAO recommendations and requirements, are generated.