Federal Aviation Administration
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Transportation with authority to regulate and oversee all aspects of civil aviation in the United States. The FAA’s major roles include regulating U.S. commercial space transportation; regulating air navigation facilities’ geometry and flight inspection standards; encouraging and developing civil aeronautics, including new aviation technology; issuing, suspending, or revoking pilot certificates; regulating civil aviation to promote safety; developing and operating a system of air traffic control and navigation for both civil and military aircraft; and developing and carrying out programs to control aircraft noise and other environmental effects of civil aviation.
As a prime contractor on the Electronic FAA Accelerated and Simplified Tasks (eFAST) contract, IEA is providing Non-NAS Information Systems Security Architecture Development to assist the Air Traffic Organization (ATO). This task order includes efforts to assist the ATO by developing an initial strategy and plan for the development of Non-NAS ISS Architecture (Phase I), the baseline Non-NAS ISS Architecture and the implementation approaches (Phase II), and the establishment of Service Oriented Non-NAS ISS architecture and IT Risk Management culture (Phase III).