Winter Operations

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Heavy Weather Machinery

Significant investment in snow clearing equipment and better planning helped northern European airports cope with yet another severe...

arosa de-icing solution from delair

Snow and ice challenge all airports alike. Suddenly, the runway is no longer the bottleneck, but sufficient and...

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Weigel TrackJet helps St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo airport, even in summer

What do you do with a snow blower when there is no snow anymore? The authorities at St....

arosa help with forecasts and planning

Winter time with snow and ice periods generates the same problems at all airports – reduced punctuality, especially...

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On solid ground

Europe’s winter weather can be unpredictable and challenging for airport operators. In this issue we focus on how...

Industry Insider: ‘Attention, due to the wrong kind of snow……’

There is a running joke surrounding the UK train industry (which originated in the state-controlled British Rail era)...

Weather planning: be prepared

Jason Tuell works with the Office of Climate, Water and Weather Services for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...

Let It Snow

Let it snow? Neil Pritchard reveals how Heathrow airport’s airside operations team trawled the world to gain insight...