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Volume 156 of the series IFIP International Federation for Information Processing pp 527-535

Proof of Properties in Avionics

  • Jean SouyrisAffiliated withAirbus France
  • , Denis Favre-FélixAffiliated withAirbus France


This paper presents the industrial use of a program proof method based on CAVEAT (C program prover developed by the commissariat à l’énergie atomique) in the verification process of a safety critical avionics program.

Key words

Proof of properties Avionics program Formal method Unit Verification Unit Testing DO 178B