Recently Released Documents

RTCA produces minimum performance standards and guidance materials that are requested by the FAA and become a partial basis of FAA regulations for aviation systems and equipage. They are produced by committees of volunteers representing the interested and relevant stakeholders. 

Document Number Document Name Published by Issue Date


Minimum Operational Performance Standards (MOPS) for Aircraft VDL Mode 2 Physical Link and Network Layer

SC-214 9/20/2018


Safety, Performance and Interoperability Requirements Document Defining Takeoff Minima by Use of Enhanced Flight Vision Systems

SC-213 10/5/2018

DO-385 Volume I and II

New Minimum Operational Performance Standards (MOPS) to Specify the ACAS Xa System and ACAS XO Functionality 

SC-147 10/2/2018


Signal-In-Space Minimum Aviation System Performance Standards (MASPS) for Advanced VHF Digital Data Communications Including Compatibility with Digital Voice Techniques

 SC-214 09/20/2018

DO-220A Change 1

Minimum Operational Performance Standards (MOPS) for Airborne Weather Radar Systems

SC-230 08/17/2018



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