Systems Engineering


Cavan Solutions applies sound Systems Engineering principles and processes across the full lifecycle of system development, deployment, and operational use. Our expertise includes the following areas:

  • Aviation System R&D and Prototyping
  • Operational Concept Development and Validation
  • Requirements Analysis, Development, and Management
  • Automation System Adaptation Development
  • System Development Technical Oversight
  • Functional Analysis
  • Alternatives Analysis & Trade Studies
  • Architecture & Design Specifications
  • Integration & Interface Management
  • Risk Identification, Analysis, & Mitigation
  • Test and Implementation Planning
  • Verification and Validation
  • Modeling, Simulation, and Data Analytics

Cavan Solutions’ principals have successfully provided Systems Engineering services to numerous FAA and NASA air traffic management programs and systems. Some key examples are:

  • National Airspace System (NAS) Voice Switch (NVS)
  • En Route Automation Modernization (ERAM)
  • Center TRACON Automation System (CTAS)
  • Time-Based Flow Management (TBFM)
  • Collaborative Air Traffic Management Technology (CATMT) Development and Sustainment
  • Traffic Flow Management System (TFMS)
  • Departure Flow Management (DFM)
  • Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System (STARS/TAMR)