ETFMS - Enhanced Tactical Flow Management System

The Enhanced Tactical Flow Management System is used to compare traffic demand with the available capacity of a certain air traffic control (ATC) sector. It is a key enabler of the air traffic flow and capacity management (ATFCM) services during tactical operations (on the day of the flight) and pre-tactical operations (from 1 to 6 days before the flight is airborne).

The ETFMS system has two main functions:

See Also

ETFMS page at EUROCONTROL website. * ETFMS page at ATM Lexicon website.