Space data and information transfer systems -- Space link extension (SLE) -- Return operational control fields service specification

The purpose of this document is to define the Space Link Extension (SLE) Return Operational Control Fields (ROCF) service in conformance with the SLE Reference Model (reference [1]). The ROCF service is an SLE transfer service that delivers to a mission user all operational control fields from one master channel or one virtual channel. This document defines, in an abstract manner, the ROCF service in terms of: the operations necessary to provide the service; the parameter data associated with each operation; the behaviors that result from the invocation of each operation; and the relationship between, and the valid sequence of, the operations and resulting behaviors. It does not specify: individual implementations or products; the implementation of entities or interfaces within real systems; the methods or technologies required to acquire telemetry frames from signals received from a spacecraft; the methods or technologies required to provide a suitable environment for communications; or the management activities required to schedule, configure, and control the ROCF service. NOTE  –   Reference [1] defines the Return Master Channel Operational Control Field (Rtn MC-OCF) service and the Return Virtual Channel Operational Control Field (Rtn VC-OCF) service as two distinct services. Subsequent study has indicated that it is preferable to define one service that provides the functionality of both. The ROCF service defined here does just that. It is anticipated that a future issue of reference [1] will take the same approach, deleting the Rtn MC-OCF and Rtn VC-OCF services and replacing them with the Rtn OCF service.

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INTERNATIONAL ISO
STANDARD 26143
Third edition
2021-06
Space data and information transfer
systems — Space link extension (SLE)
— Return operational control fields
service specification
Systèmes de transfert des données et informations spatiales —
Extension de liaisons spatiales (SLE) — Service des champs de
contrôle de retour opérationnel
Reference number
ISO 26143:2021(E)
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Space vehicles, Subcommittee SC 13, Space data and information transfer systems.

This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition (ISO 26143:2013), which has been technically

revised.
The main changes compared to the previous edition are as follows:
— adds clarifications and corrections;
— adds production status annex.

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CONTENTS
Section Page

1 INTRODUCTION .......................................................................................................... 1-1

1.1 PURPOSE OF THIS RECOMMENDED STANDARD ........................................ 1-1

1.2 SCOPE .................................................................................................................... 1-1

1.3 APPLICABILITY ................................................................................................... 1-2

1.4 RATIONALE .......................................................................................................... 1-2

1.5 DOCUMENT STRUCTURE ................................................................................. 1-2

1.6 DEFINITIONS, NOMENCLATURE, AND CONVENTIONS ............................ 1-5

1.7 REFERENCES ..................................................................................................... 1-14

2 DESCRIPTION OF THE ROCF SERVICE ............................................................... 2-1

2.1 OVERVIEW ........................................................................................................... 2-1

2.2 SPACE LINK EXTENSION REFERENCE MODEL ........................................... 2-2

2.3 SERVICE MANAGEMENT .................................................................................. 2-3

2.4 ARCHITECTURE MODEL—FUNCTIONAL VIEW .......................................... 2-4

2.5 ARCHITECTURE MODEL—CROSS SUPPORT VIEW .................................... 2-7

2.6 FUNCTIONAL DESCRIPTION ............................................................................ 2-8

2.7 OPERATIONAL SCENARIO ............................................................................. 2-18

2.8 SECURITY ASPECTS OF THE SLE ROCF TRANSFER SERVICE ............... 2-19

3 ROCF SERVICE OPERATIONS ................................................................................ 3-1

3.1 GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS .......................................................................... 3-1

3.2 ROCF-BIND ......................................................................................................... 3-15

3.3 ROCF-UNBIND ................................................................................................... 3-22

3.4 ROCF-START ...................................................................................................... 3-26

3.5 ROCF-STOP ......................................................................................................... 3-34

3.6 ROCF-TRANSFER-DATA .................................................................................. 3-36

3.7 ROCF-SYNC-NOTIFY ........................................................................................ 3-40

3.8 ROCF-SCHEDULE-STATUS-REPORT ............................................................. 3-44

3.9 ROCF-STATUS-REPORT ................................................................................... 3-48

3.10 ROCF-GET-PARAMETER ................................................................................. 3-51

3.11 ROCF-PEER-ABORT .......................................................................................... 3-56

4 ROCF PROTOCOL ...................................................................................................... 4-1

4.1 GENERIC PROTOCOL CHARACTERISTICS .................................................... 4-1

4.2 ROCF SERVICE PROVIDER BEHAVIOR .......................................................... 4-4

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CONTENTS (continued)
Section Page

ANNEX A DATA TYPE DEFINITIONS (NORMATIVE) ......................................... A-1

ANNEX B PRODUCTION STATUS (NORMATIVE) .................................................B-1

ANNEX C CONFORMANCE MATRIX (NORMATIVE) ......................................... C-1

ANNEX D INDEX TO DEFINITIONS (INFORMATIVE) ........................................ D-1

ANNEX E ACRONYMS (INFORMATIVE) .................................................................E-1

ANNEX F INFORMATIVE REFERENCES (INFORMATIVE) ............................... F-1

Figure

1-1 SLE Services Documentation ....................................................................................... 1-4

2-1 Return Frame Processing SLE-FG ............................................................................... 2-4

2-2 ROCF Service Production and Provision ..................................................................... 2-7

2-3 Example of the Management and Provision of ROCF Service .................................... 2-8

2-4 Simplified ROCF Service Provider State Transition Diagram ................................... 2-11

2-5 Communications Realization of ROCF Service ......................................................... 2-13

2-6 Buffers and Delivery Modes ....................................................................................... 2-18

B-1 ROCF Production Status Transitions ............................................................................B-1

Table

2-1 ROCF Operations ......................................................................................................... 2-9

3-1 Setting of ROCF Service Configuration Parameters .................................................... 3-6

3-2 ROCF-BIND Parameters ............................................................................................ 3-16

3-3 ROCF-UNBIND Parameters ...................................................................................... 3-23

3-4 ROCF-START Parameters ......................................................................................... 3-27

3-5 ROCF-STOP Parameters ............................................................................................ 3-34

3-6 ROCF-TRANSFER-DATA Parameters ..................................................................... 3-36

3-7 ROCF-SYNC-NOTIFY Parameters ........................................................................... 3-40

3-8 ROCF-SCHEDULE-STATUS-REPORT Parameters ................................................ 3-45

3-9 ROCF-STATUS-REPORT Parameters ...................................................................... 3-48

3-10 ROCF-GET-PARAMETER Parameters ..................................................................... 3-51

3-11 ROCF Parameters ....................................................................................................... 3-53

3-12 ROCF-PEER-ABORT Parameters ............................................................................. 3-56

4-1 Provider Behavior ......................................................................................................... 4-6

4-2 Event Description References ..................................................................................... 4-12

4-3 Predicate Descriptions ................................................................................................ 4-12

4-4 Boolean Flags ............................................................................................................. 4-13

4-5 Compound Action Definitions .................................................................................... 4-13

B-1 Production Status Changes and Notifications ...............................................................B-2

B-2 Effect of Production Status on Operations ...................................................................B-3

C-1 Conformance Matrix for ROCF Service (Operations) .................................................C-1

C-2 Conformance Matrix for ROCF Service (Other Requirements) ...................................C-2

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1 INTRODUCTION
1.1 PURPOSE OF THIS RECOMMENDED STANDARD

The purpose of this Recommended Standard is to define the Space Link Extension (SLE)

Return Operational Control Fields (ROCF) service in conformance with the SLE Reference

Model (reference [1]). The ROCF service is an SLE transfer service that delivers to a

mission user all operational control fields from one master channel or one virtual channel.

NOTE – Reference [1] defines the Return Master Channel Operational Control Field (Rtn

MC-OCF) service and the Return Virtual Channel Operational Control Field (Rtn
VC-OCF) service as two distinct services. Subsequent study has indicated that it
is preferable to define one service that provides the functionality of both. The

ROCF service defined here does just that. It is anticipated that a future issue of

reference [1] will take the same approach, deleting the Rtn MC-OCF and Rtn
VC-OCF services and replacing them with the Rtn OCF service.
1.2 SCOPE

This Recommended Standard defines, in an abstract manner, the ROCF service in terms of:

a) the operations necessary to provide the service;
b) the parameter data associated with each operation;
c) the behaviors that result from the invocation of each operation; and

d) the relationship between, and the valid sequence of, the operations and resulting

behaviors.
It does not specify:
a) individual implementations or products;
b) the implementation of entities or interfaces within real systems;
c) the methods or technologies required to acquire telemetry frames from signals
received from a spacecraft;
d) the methods or technologies required to provide a suitable environment for
communications; or

e) the management activities required to schedule, configure, and control the ROCF

service.
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1.3 APPLICABILITY
1.3.1 APPLICABILITY OF THIS RECOMMENDED STANDARD

This Recommended Standard provides a basis for the development of real systems that

implement the ROCF service. Implementation of the ROCF service in a real system

additionally requires the availability of a communications service to convey invocations and

returns of ROCF service operations between ROCF service users and providers. This

Recommended Standard requires that such a communications service must ensure that

invocations and returns of operations are transferred:
a) in sequence;
b) completely and with integrity;
c) without duplication;

d) with flow control that notifies the application layer in the event of congestion; and

e) with notification to the application layer in the event that communications between

the ROCF service user and the ROCF service provider are disrupted, possibly
resulting in a loss of data.

It is the specific intent of this Recommended Standard to define the ROCF service in a

manner that is independent of any particular communications services, protocols, or

technologies.
1.3.2 LIMITS OF APPLICABILITY

This Recommended Standard specifies the ROCF service that may be provided by an SLE

Complex for inter-Agency cross support. It is neither a specification of, nor a design for, real

systems that may be implemented for the control and monitoring of existing or future

missions.
1.4 RATIONALE

The goal of this Recommended Standard is to create a standard for interoperability between

the tracking stations or ground data handling systems of various Agencies and the consumers

of spacecraft telemetry.
1.5 DOCUMENT STRUCTURE
1.5.1 ORGANIZATION
This document is organized as follows:
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a) section 1 presents the purpose, scope, applicability and rationale of this
Recommended Standard and lists the definitions, conventions, and references used
throughout the Recommended Standard;
b) section 2 provides an overview of the ROCF service including a functional
description, the service management context, and protocol considerations;
c) section 3 specifies the operations of the ROCF service;

d) section 4 specifies the dynamic behavior of the ROCF service in terms of the state

transitions of the ROCF service provider;

e) annex A provides a formal specification of ROCF service data types using Abstract

Syntax Notation One (ASN.1);

f) annex B specifies the relationship of the ROCF service provision to the production

status;
g) annex C provides a conformance matrix that defines what capabilities must be
provided for an implementation to be considered compliant with this Recommended
Standard;

h) annex D lists all terms used in this Recommended Standard and identifies where they

are defined;
i) annex E lists all acronyms used within this document;
j) annex F provides a list of informative references.
1.5.2 SLE SERVICES DOCUMENTATION TREE
This Recommended Standard is based on the cross support model defined in the SLE

Reference Model (reference [1]). It expands upon the concept of an SLE transfer service as

an interaction between an SLE Mission User Entity (MUE) and an SLE transfer service

provider for the purpose of providing the ROCF transfer service.

This Recommended Standard is part of a suite of documents specifying the SLE services.

The SLE services constitute one of the three types of Cross Support Services:
a) Part 1: SLE Services;
b) Part 2: Ground Domain Services;
c) Part 3: Ground Communications Services.

The basic organization of the SLE services documentation is shown in figure 1-1. The

various documents are described in the following paragraphs.
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Space Link Extension
Cross Support
Cross Support Concept SLE Executive
Reference Model
Part 1: SLE Services Summary
Part 1: SLE Services
SLE Transfer Services
Forward SLE Service
Return SLE Service
Specifications Specifications
SLE Service
Management Suite
SLE API for Internet Protocol for
Transfer Services Transfer Services
Recommended Recommended Informational
Legend:
Record (Yellow)
Standard (Blue) Practice (Magenta) Report (Green)
Figure 1-1: SLE Services Documentation

a) Cross Support Concept—Part 1: Space Link Extension Services (reference [F2]): a

Report introducing the concepts of cross support and the SLE services;
b) Cross Support Reference Model—Part 1: Space Link Extension Services
(reference [1]): a Recommended Standard that defines the framework and
terminology for the specification of SLE services;
c) SLE Return Service Specifications: a set of Recommended Standards that will

provide specification of all return link SLE services (this Recommended Standard is

one of the specifications in that set);
d) SLE Forward Service Specifications: a set of Recommended Standards that will
provide specification of all forward link SLE services;

e) SLE API for Transfer Services Specifications: a set of Recommended Practices that

provide specifications of an Application Program Interface; a set of Recommended
Standards that provide specifications of an Application Program Interface and a
mapping to TCP/IP as underlying communications service for SLE services;

f) Internet Protocol for Transfer Services: defines a protocol for transfer of SLE

Protocol Data Units using TCP/IP as underlying communications service for SLE
services;
g) SLE Service Management Specifications: a set of Recommended Standards that
establish the basis of SLE service management.
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1.6 DEFINITIONS, NOMENCLATURE, AND CONVENTIONS
1.6.1 DEFINITIONS

1.6.1.1 Definitions from Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) Basic Reference Model

This Recommended Standard makes use of a number of terms defined in reference [8]. The

use of those terms in this Recommended Standard shall be understood in a generic sense, i.e.,

in the sense that those terms are generally applicable to technologies that provide for the

exchange of information between real systems. Those terms are:
a) abstract syntax;
b) application entity;
c) application layer;
d) application process;
e) flow control;
f) Open Systems Interconnection (OSI);
g) real system;
h) Service Access Point (SAP).
1.6.1.2 Definitions from Abstract Syntax Notation One

This Recommended Standard makes use of the following terms defined in reference [9]:

a) Abstract Syntax Notation One (ASN.1);
b) object identifier;
c) (data) type;
d) (data) value.
NOTE – In annex A of this Recommended Standard, ASN.1 is used for specifying the
abstract syntax of ROCF service operation invocations and returns. The use of
ASN.1 as a descriptive language is intended to support the specification of the
abstract ROCF service; it is not intended to constrain implementations. In
particular, there is no requirement for implementations to employ ASN.1
encoding rules. ASN.1 is simply a convenient tool for formally describing the
abstract syntax of ROCF service operation invocations and returns.
1.6.1.3 Definitions from TM Synchronization and Channel Coding

This Recommended Standard makes use of the following terms defined in reference [2]:

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a) Attached Sync Marker;
b) Reed-Solomon check symbols;
c) Reed-Solomon code.
1.6.1.4 Definitions from TM Space Data Link Protocol

This Recommended Standard makes use of the following term defined in reference [3]:

a) Frame Error Control Field (FECF);
b) (Virtual Channel or Master Channel) Operational Control Field (OCF);
c) TM Transfer Frame.
1.6.1.5 Definitions from TC Space Data Link Protocol

This Recommended Standard makes use of the following terms defined in reference [4]:

a) Communications Link Control Word (CLCW);
b) Control Word Type.
1.6.1.6 Definitions from AOS Space Data Link Protocol

This Recommended Standard makes use of the following terms defined in reference [6]:

a) AOS Transfer Frame;
b) Frame Error Control Field (FECF);
c) (Virtual Channel or Master Channel) Operational Control Field (OCF).
1.6.1.7 Definitions from SLE Reference Model

This Recommended Standard makes use of the following terms defined in reference [1]:

a) abstract binding;
b) abstract object;
c) abstract port;
d) abstract service;
e) invoker;
f) Master Channel Operational Control Field SLE data channel (MCOCF channel)
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g) Mission Data Operation System (MDOS);
h) Mission User Entity (MUE);
i) offline delivery mode;
j) online delivery mode;
k) operation;
l) performer;
m) physical channel;
n) return data;
o) Return All Frames channel (RAF channel);
p) Return All Frames service (RAF service);
q) Return Master Channel Operational Control Field service (MCOCF service);
r) Return Virtual Channel Operational Control Field service (VCOCF service);
s) service agreement;
t) service provider (provider);
u) service user (user);
v) SLE Complex;
w) SLE Complex Management;
x) SLE data channel;
y) SLE Functional Group (SLE-FG);
z) SLE Protocol Data Unit (SLE-PDU);
aa) SLE Service Data Unit (SLE-SDU);
bb) SLE service package;
cc) SLE transfer service instance;
dd) SLE transfer service production;
ee) SLE transfer service provision;
ff) SLE Utilization Management;
gg) space link;
hh) space link data channel;
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ii) Space Link Data Unit (SL-DU);
jj) space link session;
kk) Virtual Channel Operational Control Field SLE data channel (VCOCF channel).
1.6.1.8 Additional Definitions
1.6.1.8.1 Association

An association is a cooperative relationship between an SLE service-providing application

entity and an SLE service-using application entity. An association is formed by the

exchange of SLE protocol data units through the use of an underlying communications

service.
1.6.1.8.2 Communications Service

A communications service is a capability that enables an SLE service-providing application

entity and an SLE service-using application entity to exchange information.
NOTE – If an SLE service user and an SLE service provider are implemented using

different communications services, then interoperability between them is possible

only by means of a suitable gateway. Adherence to this Recommended Standard
ensures, at least in principle, that it is possible to construct such a gateway.
1.6.1.8.3 Confirmed Operation

A confirmed operation is an operation that requires the performer to return a report of its

outcome to the invoker.
1.6.1.8.4 Delivery Criteria

Delivery criteria are rules that determine whether a data unit acquired from the space link by

an SLE service provider shall be delivered to a user.
NOTE – For ROCF service, the delivery criteria are:
a) the Earth Receive Time (ERT) of the frame from which the OCF is extracted
is within the period defined by the start and stop times specified in the
ROCF-START operation;
b) the spacecraft identifier (SCID) of the frame matches the SCID of the global
VCID specified in the ROCF-START operation;
c) the virtual channel identifier (VCID) of the frame matches the VCID of the
global VCID specified in the ROCF-START operation;
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d) the type of the control word contained in the extracted OCF matches the type
specified in the ROCF-START operation;
e) for CLCW reports, i.e., for OCFs containing a control word of type ‘0’
(reference [4]), the telecommand virtual channel that the report refers to
matches the telecommand virtual channel specified in the ROCF-START
operation.
1.6.1.8.5 Frame Error Control Field

The Frame Error Control Field (FECF) of a frame is the FECF of a TM Transfer Frame

(reference [3]) or the FECF of an AOS Transfer Frame (reference [6]), as applicable.

1.6.1.8.6 Initiator

The initiator is the object that issues the request to bind to another object (the responder).

NOTE – In other words, the initiator is always the invoker of the request to bind to

another object. Therefore, in the context of the request to bind, the terms
‘initiator’ and ‘invoker’ refer to the same object and are synonyms.
1.6.1.8.7 Invocation

The invocation of an operation is the making of a request by an object (the invoker) to

another object (the performer) to carry out the operation.
1.6.1.8.8 Master Channel
The sequence of all telemetry frames with the same Transfer Frame Version Number

(TFVN) and the same SCID on the same physical channel constitutes a master channel.

NOTE – Depending on the TFVN, the definition of SCID is as given in either reference

[3] or reference [6].
1.6.1.8.9 Operational Control Field

The Operational Control Field (OCF) of a telemetry frame is the frame OCF of either a TM

Transfer Frame (reference [3]) or an AOS Transfer Frame (reference [6]).
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1.6.1.8.10 Parameter

A parameter of an operation is data that may accompany the operation’s invocation or return.

NOTE – The term parameter is also used to refer to mission-dependent configuration

information used in the production or provision of the service.
1.6.1.8.11 Performance

The performance of an operation is the carrying out of the operation by an object (the

performer).
1.6.1.8.12 Port Identifier

A port identifier identifies a source or a destination in a communications system.

NOTE – See 2.6.4.5 for more information.
1.6.1.8.13 Responder

The responder is the object that receives a request to bind and completes the binding (if

possible) with the initiator in order for a service association to exist between the two objects.

NOTE – In other words, the responder is always the performer of the binding. Therefore,

in the context of binding, the terms ‘responder’ and ‘performer’ refer to the same

object and are synonyms.
1.6.1.8.14 Return

The return of an operation is a report, from the performer to the invoker, of the outcome of

the performance of the operation.
1.6.1.8.15 Service Instance Provision Period

A service instance provision period is the time during which a service instance (i.e., the

capability to transfer one or more SLE data channels of a given type) is scheduled to be

provided.

NOTE – Reaching of the beginning of this period constitutes the event ‘start of service

instance provision period’ (see 4.2.2).
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1.6.1.8.16 Spacecraft Identifier

The spacecraft identifier (SCID) of a telemetry frame is as defined in reference [3] if the

frame is a TM Transfer Frame or as defined in reference [6] if the frame is an AOS Transfer

Frame.
1.6.1.8.17 Telemetry Frame
A (telemetry) frame is a TM Tran
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