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AIM Advanced

ICAO Annex 15 Amdt 40/PANS-AIM at a Glance


The course enables participants to understand Annex 15 requirements and performance specifications, explain PANS-AIM’s procedures, processes, formats and technical specifications. Additionally, it enables participants to determines best practices of the AIS Manual as well as receive guidance on application and implementation. 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

Annex 15:

  • Main changes and updates:
    • Restructuration of Annex 15 to facilitate incorporation of aeronautical information management requirements: Safety, financial. Security, environmental and efficiency impacts
    • Changes to the technical content of Annex 15 to facilitate the transition from Aeronautical information services (AIS) to AIM environments
    • Support weather information
    • Data accuracy, Data integrity, Data quality, Data resolution, SNOWTAM


  • General overview of the document:
    • PANS-AIM Information management requirements: New processes for collection, processing, quality control and distribution have been defined
    • Data quality specifications: Timeliness, Completeness, Traceability and format
    • PANS-AIM Data origination requirements
    • Aeronautical information Products and Services. Aeronautical Information Updates
    • PANS-AIM AIP dataset
    • PANS-AIM NOTAM Checklist
    • PANS-AIM Specifications for NOTAM
    • PANS-AIM Pre-flight information services
    • New digital datasets:
      • AIP dataset 
      • Instrument Flight Procedures Data Sets
    • Aeronautical Data Catalogue.
2 days
Price per participant:
1,200 EUR

Scheduled dates

None, request by mail