Constantly refreshed 4D flight information feeds the Flight Plan Management and the Air Traffic Flow and Capacity Management (ATFCM) functions and provides a single source of essential information for ANSPs, airports and airspace users, some of which also accessible through NM B2B Web Services.
Flight data services consist of the reception and distribution of real-time data flows between all operational stakeholders across the network. These real-time updates are collected from different sources:
The output is the provision of a real-time data flow when significant flight data updates occur in ETFMS:
For EUROCONTROL States, the service is only available to organisations which are actively engaged in ATFCM or aircraft operations and related support services. For non-EUROCONTROL States, the service may be provided on an individual basis, under conditions defined in a service agreement.