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ITS Standards have been developed for many of the architecture flows in the National ITS Architecture. Click on the standard(s) to view the architecture flows and their communication requirements. More...

IEEE 1609.4-2016
Standard for Wireless Access in Vehicular Environments (WAVE) - Multi-Channel Operation

Describes various standard message formats for DSRC applications at 5.9 GHz.
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Current Published Version: Version 3, Published in Mar 2016

Previous Development Activity: Version 2: Published (Aug 2010); Version 1: Published (Nov 2006)

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