Safety

Safety alert over lithium battery cargo

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a safety alert to US and foreign commercial passenger and cargo...

Indonesia Plane crash: Parts of AirAsia Flight 8501

AEI hits out at “cost over safety” culture

Pilots and engineers are often placed under increasing pressure to accept second best, in order to ensure aircraft...

Seattle-Tacoma’s newly rebuilt centre runway and central terminal at Sea-Tac Airport in 2014

FOD detection system at Seattle-Tacoma Airport

The Port of Seattle has procured an automated Foreign Object Debris (FOD) detection and ground level bird hazard...

Copenhagen Airport

3D detection reduces airport lift accidents

Copenhagen Airport has reduced the frequency of lift door accidents by using 3D detection technology.“There’s no doubt that...

New white paper on stop bar safety published

Safegate Group has published a new white paper exploring some of the issues around the use of stop...

Midlands UAV operator supports UK aerodrome community

Midlands UAV operator works with UK airports

UAV operator and consultant, Firefly Aerial Innovation, has presented to Airport Safeguarding Officers from airports across the UK...

Koeln Bonn Airport

Contract to deliver surface MLAT to three German airports

ERA has been awarded a contract to deliver MLAT/ADS-B systems to provide surface ATM surveillance at three major...

drones

CAA issues new guidelines on drones

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) says it has recorded six incidents between May 2014 and March 2015...

Abu Dhabi airport control tower

Abu Dhabi installs fuel depot safety system

A multi-million dollar extension to one of the most high-risk areas of Abu Dhabi International Airport is being...

caai just culture e-learning

CAAi unveils ‘Just Culture’ e-learning courses

Ahead of the new EU Regulation 376/2014 in November 2015, CAA International(CAAi) has launched two, online e-Learning courses...