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Language peer sets for ATLAS:
United States
United States/1969
Designed 1969
1960s languages
Third generation
High Cold War
Genus External systems testing
Specialised Languages
External systems testing
External systems testing/1969
External systems testing/United States
Externalities/United States
Phenomenological/United States
Specialised Languages
Specialised Languages/1969
Specialised Languages/us


AEEC initial version of ATLAS avionics  test language 

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Country: United States
Designed 1969
Genus: External systems testing
Sammet category: Specialised Languages

Abbreviated Test Language for Avionics Systems.

developed by ARINC, for the Airlines Electronic Engineering Committee

MIL-spec language for automatic testing of avionics equipment. Replaced Gaelic and several other test languages. Renamed with same acronym when adopted by IEEE

Related languages
Gaelic ATLAS   Replacement for
ATLAS ATLAS   Evolution of

  • Ellison, T. A.; O'Neill, L. S. (1968) Ellison, T. A.; O'Neill, L. S. "ATLAS - A Standard Compiler Input Language for Commercial Airlines" IEEE Proceedings of the 1968 Automatic Support Systems Symposium
  • Aeronautical Radio, Inc. (1969) Aeronautical Radio, Inc. "A Guide to ATLAS for Test Specification Writers" ARINC Report 418, May 1969
  • [IEEE] (1976) [IEEE] "IEEE Standard ATLAS Test Language" IEEE Std 416-1976 Extract: ATLAS Extract: Purpose Extract: ATLAS Characteristics Extract: Levels of ATLAS Extract: Chronology of ATLAS
  • MALAGARDIS, N.: FOURTANIER. (1980) MALAGARDIS, N.: FOURTANIER. J.-L. ATLAS: electronic equipment maintenance language. Minis Micros 5, 118 (May 12, 1980) 43-44. (French)
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