“Performance-Based Communication and Surveillance” (PBCS) Concept implementation at the Atlântico Flight Information Region (FIR-AO)


This Project aims at developing projects directed to implementing the Performance-Based Communication and Surveillance (PBCS) concept at the Atlântico FIR.


  • Increase the capacity of oceanic airspace under Brazilian jurisdiction.

Expected Benefits

  • Enhanced safety levels.
  • Increased availability of optimal flight levels, reducing operating costs for airspace users.
  • Reduction of the environmental impact related to the CO2 emissions.
  • Reduction of the workload of Air Traffic Controllers and Pilots.