The EC has requested the SDM to establish Cooperative Arrangements with a number of interfaces. The concept is laid down in Regulation (EC) No 409/2013. The SESAR Deployment Manager has furthermore proposed an extension of the concept.
There are two groups of Cooperative Arrangements:
- Group 1 (required by Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 409/2013): SJU, NM, EDA, NSAs and manufacturing industry – target date: Q2 2015.
- Group 2 (further proposed by SDM to EC, not exhaustive yet): Eurocontrol, PRB, EASA, EUROCAE, professional staff associations, etc. – target date: Q3 2015.