List of Abbreviations

1 Cdn Air Div
1 Canadian Air Division

A3 AR
A3 Aerospace Readiness

ACC
Area Control Centre

ADIZ
Air Defence Identification Zone

ADM
Assistant Deputy Minister

ALTRV
Altitude Reservation

AMIS
Aircraft Movement Information System

ANS
Air Navigation Services

ARE
Altitude Reservation East (Gander)

ARTCC
Air Route Traffic Control Centre

ARW
Altitude Reservation West (Edmonton)

ATC
Air Traffic Control

ATM Coord
1 Canadian Air Division Air Traffic
Management Coordination Office

ATS
Air Traffic Services

CACO
Civil Aviation Contingency Operations
(Transport Canada)

CADS
Canadian Air Defence Sector

Canada COM
Canada Command

CANR
Canadian NORAD Region

CANUS
Canada/United States

CAOC
Combined Air Operations Centre

CARs
Canadian Aviation Regulations

CAS
Chief of the Air Staff

CDRNORAD
Commander, North American Aerospace
Defense Command

CDS
Chief of the Defence Staff

CFICC
Canadian Forces Integrated
Command Centre

CONPLAN
Contingency Plan

CONUS
Continental United States

CSN
Canadian Switching Network

D Air SP
Director, Air Strategic Plans

DCDRNORAD
Deputy Commander, North American
Aerospace Defense Command

DND
Department of National Defence

DO
Director of Operations

DoD
Department of Defense (United States)

DOS SJS
Director of Staff, Strategic Joint Staff

DVFR
Defence Visual Flight Rules

EATPL
Emergency Air Traffic Priority List

ECS
Environmental Chief of Staff

ESCAT
Emergency Security Control
of Air Traffic

EWO
Emergency War Orders

EZ
Exclusion Zone

FAA
Federal Aviation Administration
(United States)

FIR
Flight Information Region

FSS
Flight Service Station

IFR
Instrument Flight Rules

JCC
Joint Command Centre

MACCO
Manager, ACC Operations

MND
Minister of National Defence

MOT
Minister of Transport

NAV CANADA NOC
NAV CANADA National
Operations Centre

NORAD
North American Aerospace
Defense Command

NOTAM
Notice to Airmen

ROA
Restricted Operations Area

SAR
Search and Rescue

SCA
Security Control Authorization

SIOP
Single Integrated Operational Plan

SJS
Strategic Joint Staff

TC
Transport Canada

USSTRATCOM
United States Strategic Command

VP Ops
NAV CANADA Vice–President,
Operations