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PIA - Designee Information Network Selection Appointment Renewal (DIN SAR)

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), within the Department of Transportation (DOT), has been given the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  •     Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  •     Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  •     Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  •     Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  •     Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

One of the programs that help the FAA fulfill this mission is the Designee Information Network Selection Appointment Renewal (DIN SAR) system. DIN SAR supports the management of all Aircraft Certification Service (AIR) designees (e.g., all engineering and manufacturing designees) and a limited number of Flight Standards Service (AFS) designees.

PIA - ATO Application Portal (AAP)

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), within the Department of Transportation (DOT), has been given the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  •     Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  •     Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  •     Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  •     Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  •     Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

One of the programs that help the FAA fulfill this mission is the ATO Application Portal (AAP), which is an Oracle-based platform that hosts and provides single sign-on capability for several ATO facility reports and applications. 

PIA - Office of Workers Compensation Program Tracking System (OWCP)

The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 gives the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  • Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  • Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  • Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  • Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  • Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

One of the programs that helps the FAA fulfill these responsibilities is the Office of Workers Compensation Program Tracking System (OWCP), which was created to maintain a consolidated database of information for purposes of tracking and managing all FAA workers' compensation claims.

PIA - Labor and Employee Relations Information System (LERIS)

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), within the Department of Transportation (DOT), has been given the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  • Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  • Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  • Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  • Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  • Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

One of the programs that helps the FAA fulfill this mission is the labor and Employee Relations Information System (LERIS), which is a comprehensive workload tracking system for labor-management relations, employee disciplinary matters, and Employee Assistance Program activities.  

PIA - Online Voluntary Leave Transfer Program/Emergency Leave Transfer Program (OVLTP/ELTP)

The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 gives the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  • Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  • Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  • Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  • Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  • Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

One of the programs that helps the FAA fulfill these responsibilities is the Online voluntary leave Transfer Program/Emergency Leave Transfer Program (OVLTP/ELTP), which provides an online procedure by which employees with adequate sick leave balances may donate some of their annual leave hours to qualified employees who have inadequate or depleted sick leave balances and must remain out of the office for medical reasons. Also, the ELTP provides help to current FAA employees adversely affected under: (a) Operation Enduring Freedom, or (b) Operation Noble Eagle, or (c) an emerging disaster that was a result of the September 11, 2001 terrorist actions to an employee who has a family member who was directly affected.  

PIA - Delphi Transaction File System (DTF)

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), within the Department of Transportation (DOT), has been given the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  • Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  • Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  • Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  • Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  • Regulating U.S. commercial space transportation.

One of the systems that helps the FAA fulfill this mission is the DTF system, which serves as a centralized repository of historical financial information for the FAA which facilitates more efficient processing on the part of downstream financial systems. 

PIA - Aeronautical Center Security Management System (ACSMS)

The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 gives the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  •     Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  •     Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  •     Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  •     Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  •     Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

One of the programs that helps the FAA fulfill these responsibilities is the Aeronautical Center Security Management System (ACSMS), which is used by security forces to authenticate individuals attempting to access the Aeronautical Center. The business functions provided by this Information System are:

  •     Temporary Access Badge creation. The system creates temporary access badges for federal personnel upon hire.
  •     Key inventory. The system maintains an inventory of magnetic and metal keys issued to personnel for access to varying parts of the facility.
  •     Parking Permit Tracking. The system tracks vehicle information associated with parking permits issued to federal employees and contractors.
  •     Visitor and vehicles not covered by permit tracking.

This system relates to the mission of the FAA by providing the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center (MMAC) security forces the ability to verify the identity of individuals entering the facility which ensures that only authorized personnel are admitted.  

PIA - Enterprise Architecture and Solutions Environment (EASE)

Title 49, US Code, Transportation, gives the Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. FAA is responsible for:

  • Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  • Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  • Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  • Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  • Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

One of the programs that helps the FAA fulfill these responsibilities is the Enterprise Architecture and Solutions Environment (EASE). The business process for EASE is the mainframe hosting of Departmental systems. EASE directly supports FAA administration and program areas described above with a full range of general-purpose computing services on a fee-for-service basis. EASE is in the operations/maintenance life cycle phase of the system.  

PIA - Reports, Analysis, and Distribution System (RADS)

The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 gives the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  • Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  • Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  • Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  • Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  • Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

A reporting instrument that helps the FAA fulfill this mission is the Reports, Analysis, and Distribution System (RADS). RADS is a Web-based application, in that it uses the Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) web browser as the main user interface. RADS allows authorized personnel to access a data warehouse and produce reports. The reports are grouped according to source systems as follows:

  • Cost Accounting System (CAS) Reports,
  • CAS/Labor Distribution (LDR) Reports,
  • CAS/LDR Project and Activity Dictionary (PAD) Reports,
  • Advanced Reporting System (ARS), and
  • Acquisition of Various Equipment and Supplies (SAVES) Reports

PIA - Data Loss Prevention System (DLPS)

The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 gives the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) the responsibility to carry out safety programs to ensure the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA is responsible for:

  • Regulating civil aviation to promote safety;
  • Encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology;
  • Developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft;
  • Developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation; and
  • Regulating United States (U.S.) commercial space transportation.

One of the programs that help the FAA fulfill this mission is the Office of Financial Services Data Loss Prevention System (DLPS), which automates the management of internal controls and improves the efficiency of the FAA's compliance processes. Symantec's Data Loss Prevention software automates the scanning and monitoring of sensitive data use within the Office of Assistant Administrator for Financial Services (ABA) and improves FAA's compliance with the handling of sensitive data. Symantec DLP monitors all ABA workstations, file shares and application/database servers. The scanning and monitoring focuses on these six subject areas:

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