18 March 199410 November 1994Amendment 6 to the 12th EditionAir Navigation CommissionSimultaneous operations on parallel or near-parallel instrument runways.13 March 19959 November 199513th EditionSecretariat; SSR Improvements and Collision Avoidance Systems Panel (SICASP), Fifth Meeting (1993); All Weather Operations PanelUse of radar in air traffic services; airborne collision avoidance systems (ACAS); approach instructions for microwave landing system (MLS)/area navigation (RNAV) procedures.21 March 19967 November 1996Amendment 1 to the13th EditionAir Navigation CommissionDefinitions; AIREP formats and automated air reporting; forwarding of meteorological information; separation between aircraft; adequacy of distress and urgency communication procedures; and communication failure procedures.5 March 19976 November 1997AmendmentSource(s)Subject(s)ApprovedApplicable
Foreword(xvii)Amendment 2 to the13th EditionAutomatic Dependent Surveillance Panel, Fourth Meeting (1996); Review of the General Concept of Separation Panel, Ninth Meeting (1996)Automatic dependent surveillance; data interchange between automatic ATS systems; ATS applications for air-ground data links; separation between aircraft; required navigation performance; and required navigation performance and area navigation for en-route operations.19 March 19985 November 1998Amendment 3 to the13th EditionAir Navigation Commission; Visual Aids Panel, Thirteenth Meeting (1997)ATS airspace classifications; visual meteorological conditions clearance; and runway-holding position.10 March 19994 November 199914th EditionAir Navigation; Secretariat; fifth meeting of the Automatic Dependent Surveillance Panel (ADSP/5); Multi-Agency Air Traffic Services Procedures Co-ordination Group (MAPCOG); thirty-ninth meeting of the European Air Navigation Planning Group (EANPG/39); eleventh and twelfth meetings of the Obstacle Clearance Panel (OCP/11 and OCP/12);Amendment 72 to Annex 3 — Meteorological Service for Inter-national Air Navigation; Amendments 25, 20 and 7 to Annex 6 — Operation of Aircraft, Parts I, II and III; Amendments 26, 21 and 8 to Annex 6, Parts I, II and IIIRenaming of document to Procedures for Air Navigation Services — Air Traffic Management (PANS-ATM);Chapter 1 — Definitions. New and revised definitions; New Chapter 2 — ATS Safety Management. Introduction of new provisions relating to ATS safety management; New Chapter 3 — ATS System Capacity and Air Traffic Flow Management. Introduction of new provisions relating to ATFM procedures and capacity management; Chapter 4 — General Provisions for Air Traffic Services. Restructuring of the material, changes to read-back requirements, and expansion of the provisions relating to speed control; Chapter 5 — Separation Methods and Minima. Restructuring, and editorial changes to improve clarity; Chapter 6 — Separation in the Vicinity of Aerodromes. Restructuring, introduction of new provisions relating to standard clearances for arriving and departing aircraft; Chapter 7 — Procedures for Aerodrome Control Service.