What does LAAS stand for?
LAAS stands for LOW ALTITUDE ALERT SYSTEM
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The package must consist of at least the following: (1) An identification of the RVSM aircraft group or the nongroup aircraft; (2) A definition of the RVSM flight envelopes applicable to the subject aircraft; (3) Documentation that establishes compliance with the applicable RVSM aircraft requirements of this section; and (4) The conformity tests used to ensure that aircraft approved with the data package meet the RVSM aircraft requirements. (c) Altitude-keeping equipment: All aircraft. To approve an aircraft group or a nongroup aircraft, the Administrator must find that the aircraft meets the following requirements: (1) The aircraft must be equipped with two operational independent altitude measurement systems. (2) The aircraft must be equipped with at least one automatic altitude control system that controls the aircraft altitude— (i) Within a tolerance band of ±65 feet about an acquired altitude when the aircraft is operated in straight and level flight under nonturbulent, nongust conditions; or (ii) Within a tolerance band of ±130 feet under nonturbulent, nongust conditions for aircraft for which application for type certification occurred on or before April 9, 1997 that are equipped with an automatic altitude control system with flight management/performance system inputs. (3) The aircraft must be equipped with an altitude alert system.