Project Title

Space link protocols over ETSI DVB-S2 standard, Issue 2



Document Number



5.02 Space Link Coding and Synchronization Working Group

Document Type


Description of Document

This update to the Blue Book will produce issue 2, enabling the use USLP frames as well as allowing space-to-space and ground-to-space links applications.

Applicable Patents

There are patent issues in this work area, but appropriate ISO forms have been submitted indicating RAND licensing policy by the patent holder or licensor (explain in comments).

Patent Comments

Same as 131.3-B-1. Up to now no new patent identified.

Survey of Similar Standards
Documents or Projects
Undertaken in Other Bodies
and elsewhere in CCSDS


Book Editor


Book Editor Resources

Total resources: 2 work-months, by CNES. Nominal time from other Working Group members to review the document. Lead editors: CNES.

Prototype 1

Not Required

Prototype 1 Resources

Prototype NOT required.

Prototype 2

Not Required

Prototype 2 Resources

Prototype NOT required.

Prototype 3

Not Required

Prototype 3 Resources



Monitor Only


Resource Comments


Legend for Schedule Milestones
Orange Bullet = Required for Orange Books
Green Bullet = Required for Green Books
Magenta Bullet = Required for Magenta Books
Blue Bullet = Required for Blue Books
Note - Red Books are Draft Blue/Magenta Books

Schedule Milestones
Orange BookGreen BookMagenta BookBlue Book
Original Completion Date
(Date in M/D/YYYY format.)
(Date in M/D/YYYY format.)
Project ApprovedOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet7/30/2019CMC E-Poll CMC-P-2019-07-002
Project Start DateOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet8/1/2019
Internal WG Review
First Draft Circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet8/20/2019Before Fall 19 Meeting
First Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet9/30/2019After Fall 19 Meeting
Second draft circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet10/15/2019
Second Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet11/15/2019After Fall 19 Meeting
Final WB Submitted to AD for Further ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet11/30/2019
External Milestones
Secretariat Document ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet1/15/2020Agency REview started 21 April 2021
First Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet3/15/2020
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet5/15/2020By Fall 21 Meeting
Secretariat Document Processing 2Magenta BulletBlue Bullet6/15/2020
Final Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet6/15/2020Not expected
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet6/15/2020Not expected
First Prototype DevelopmentBlue Bullet6/15/2020Not required
Second Prototype DevelopmentBlue Bullet6/15/2020Not required
CMC ApprovalOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet10/15/2020Includes CESG Poll + CMC Poll for PUBLICATION
Total Time to Complete
(in months)
Version: 189.0
Created at 6/28/2019 8:27 AM by Gian Paolo Calzolari
Last modified at 5/2/2022 10:15 AM by Brian Oliver