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ASAB Capabilities


Technology Assessment – The ability to determine the impact of a technology on a system (a vehicle or system of systems, such as air traffic management) and determine if there is a net benefit.


Scenario Based Planning – Planning of airspace items based on a postulated sequence or development of events.


Exploratory Concepts – Concept development to see if a new idea produces a positive benefit on the desired, predetermined performance metrics.


Portfolio Assessment – An evaluation of a portfolio of items, such as technologies, to determine if they could be applied to future concepts, or whether the technology is too immature to determine any benefits.


Strategic Roadmaps – Assisting Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD) in the development of technology roadmaps, or plans.