The Terminal Flight Data Manager (TFDM) public website provides general information about the program and serves as the program's portal to industry for communications from the TFDM program office.
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TFDM is a NextGen program that will change the face of the air traffic environment. It will serve as the automation platform for air traffic to support airport surface operations and aircraft activities in proximity of the airport. It will provide the capability to electronically process and distribute flight data to the various control positions in the FAA air traffic facilities and will provide the ability to share necessary data with the flight operators, fixed based operators, and airport operators.
TFDM core flagship capabilities consist of the following:
The FAA is exploring the delivery of limited airport surface efficiency COTS capabilities.
Specifically, these capabilities will be delivered through the following TFDM functionality:
This timeline is to establish preliminary milestone schedules and not to obligate the FAA to perform any specific contracting activities or meet any program dates.
Release of RFIs, draft documentation, and instructions for comments will be provided via the FAA Contracts Opportunity website.
Along with the release of an RFI, the FAA may release draft acquisition documentation for industry comment prior to release of any future TFDM RFP.
This information is current as of July 2013, and is also available on FAACO, DTFAWA-13-R-00013, Amendment 0007.
This posting is of those companies that are providing support to the TFDM Program Office. All contracting staff is required to fill out a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) and a Conflict of Interest (COI) form prior to being eligible to support the program.
Michael Huffman, TFDM Program Manager, and Leslie Fisher, TFDM Contracting Officer, comprise the TFDM team.
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