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AIM Advanced

AIXM 4.5 Basic


This course will enable the participant explain the AICM/AIXM principles and benefits, to describe the differences and relationships between AICM, AIXM, Static Database and their applicable respective rules including reading and recognizing AIXM messages (Update and Snapshots) and detecting and correcting errors in an AIXM-Update file using XML Spy. Teaching methods include Classroom. This course is open to current and future AIS/AIM Officers. This course is administered with a minimum of 4 participants.

Course content

  • Aeronautical Information Conceptual Model (AICM)
    • UML basic concepts
    • AICM introduction
    • AICM plain text rules (Technical and Business rules)
    • Geometrical aspects of AICM
    • Time schedules
    • AICM main Entities
    • Exercises
  • Aeronautical Information Exchange Model (AIXM)
    • XML Basic concepts
    • AIXM Introduction
    • Unique identifiers, Data Types and deprecated elements
    • Features: Attributes and relationships
    • AIXM Schema
    • AIXM Messages: Update and Snapshot
    • Data Integrity
    • Exercises
  • Check and validation of AIXM messages
  • AIM and future developments
5 days
Price per participant:
1,950 EUR

Scheduled dates

None, request by mail