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Controller Pilot Data-Link Communications (CPDLC)

Controller Pilot Data-Link Communications (CPDLC)

With the evolution of digital communications in the aerospace environment the use of data-link systems is fast becoming the norm. This course offers theoretical knowledge training on the implementation and use of Controller Pilot Data-Link Communications (CPDLC) in European Airspace including knowledge of Automatic Dependent Surveillance- Broadcast (ADS-B).




The course participant explaines the technical background and operates the CPDLC equipment efficiently.

Regulatory compliance

EASA Commission regulation (EC) No 29/2009

A certificate will confirm the attendance of the course.


The course covers the following topics:

  • CPDLC Regulations and Airspace awareness 
  • Log-On 
  • Connection 
  • Human Machine Interface (HMI) 
  • Messages including format, alerts, errors and response 
  • Time out awareness 
  • Automatic Dependant Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B)


4 hours