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What does ACAS stand for?

ACAS stands for Airborne Collision Avoidance System

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The avionics suite for AWAS also includes Enhanced Ground Proximity Warning System (EGPWS), Airborne Collision Avoidance System (ACAS II) with ADS-B and Mode S, Quantum Line of Communication and Navigation equipment (CNS), Air Traffic Services Unit (ATSU), Air Data Inertial Reference System (ADIRS), Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System (ACARS), Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELTs), Satellite Communications (SATCOM), Flight Data Acquisition and Management System (FDAMS), Solid State Flight Data Recorder (SSFDR) and Solid State Cockpit Voice Recorder (SSCVR) and the Flight Management System (FMS).
However, Eurocontrol last night said both aircraft were ``well within limits'' of the new elevation system, adding that both planes were equipped with airborne collision avoidance systems.