ASISP Cybersecurity

The research objectives and goal of this project is to capture the Aircraft Systems Information Security Protection (ASISP) vulnerabilities and risks associated with the Aircraft Communication Addressing and Reporting System (ACARS). The research efforts will focus on the ACARS not just from an information technology (IT) based perspective, but from a policy based perspective as well. The initial research shall explore the ASISP Safety Analysis model with a focus on System Threat Analysis, Safety Risk Factor Identification and Risk Assessment.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Centers of Excellence - Partnership to Enhance General Aviation Safety, Accessibility, and Sustainability


  • English


  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $18,507
  • Contract Numbers:



  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    William J. Hughes Technical Center, Atlantic City International Airport
    Atlantic City, NJ  United States  08405
  • Project Managers:

    Vu, Tong

  • Performing Organizations:

    Florida Institute of Technology

    150 W. University Boulevard
    Melbourne, FL  United States  32901
  • Principal Investigators:

    Cusick, Stephen

  • Start Date: 20150724
  • Expected Completion Date: 20160331
  • Actual Completion Date: 20160331
  • Source Data: PEGASAS Project 15

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01587289
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Partnership to Enhance General Aviation Safety, Accessibility and Sustainability
  • Contract Numbers: 12-C-GA-FIT-008, 12-C-GA-FIT-012
  • Files: RIP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 19 2016 4:02PM