AMASS

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AcronymDefinition
AMASSAirport Movement Area Safety System (FAA)
AMASSArchival Management and Storage System
AMASSATO Mission Analysis and Simulation System
AMASSAutomated Material Accounting Statistics System
AMASSAdvanced Marine Airborne Signal Intelligence System
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The airport is equipped with an Airport Movement Area Safety System (AMASS), which tracks aircraft on and near the airport surface and provides conflict resolution information to controllers.
The Airport Movement Area Safety System alerted the tower at the same time that the Frontier pilots spotted the Metroliner.
Additionally the union, which is the collective bargaining agent for the 13,000 pilots of American Airlines, said that although it supports the TIPH change, it also urges FAA Administrator Marion Blakey to implement the Airport Movement Area Safety System (AMASS); install Airport Surface Detection Equipment, Model X ground radar system; and adequately staff control towers.
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