Project Title

5Y Review -Mission Operations Monitor & Control Services



Document Number

CCSDS 522.1


2.04 Spacecraft Monitoring and Control Working Group

Document Type


Description of Document

Core Monitoring and Control Services Specification: - Parameter Service - Action Service - Aggregation Service - Alert Service - Check Service Services consolidated to focus on inter-agency interoperability use cases only. The servcices assume use of XTCE for exchange of configuration data. All corresponding functionality for configuration data exchange removed from the previous version.

Applicable Patents

There are no patent issues for this technology that are known by the CCSDS community

Patent Comments

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


Book Editor


Book Editor Resources

The Blue Book has already been updated by CNES as part of MO 2.0 efforts. Darft version is available for WG review.

Prototype 1


Prototype 1 Resources

Resources for the prototyping are already secured at CNES side. No additional resources are required.

Prototype 2


Prototype 2 Resources

2 mm

Prototype 3

Prototype 3 Resources



Monitor Only


Resource Comments

3 implementations of the M&C servicces exists (ESA, DLR and CNES). An operationally validated implementation exists for the OPSSAT mission. Updates will be performed on top of the existing implementations. Hence moderate effort required.


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 Bullet5/30/2023In next CMC Meeting - Spring 2023
Project Start DateOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet2/1/2022Work started in the context of the MO 2.O. CNES has produced already a draft version of the BB
Internal WG Review
First Draft Circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet6/30/2023
First Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
Second draft circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
Second Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
Final WB Submitted to AD for Further ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet11/30/2023
External Milestones
Secretariat Document ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
First Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
Secretariat Document Processing 2Magenta BulletBlue Bullet
Final Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
First Prototype DevelopmentBlue Bullet11/30/2023
Second Prototype DevelopmentBlue Bullet11/30/2023
CMC ApprovalOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet3/30/2024
Total Time to Complete
(in months)
Version: 139.0
Created at 5/12/2023 11:57 AM by Mehran Sarkarati
Last modified at 5/2/2024 11:09 AM by Daniel Fischer