Safety

Drone identification system tested

A new system to help identify and localise drones has been demonstrated to the French Technical and Innovation...

GRAPHIC: Talentum flame detector and Fireray beam detector implemented Cambridge airport

Flame detectors used by Cambridge International

To protect workers during aircraft spray-painting, Cambridge International airport have installed nine Talentum flame detectors and one Fireray...

Cork launches drone awareness campaign

Cork launches drone awareness campaign

Cork Airport has launched an awareness campaign aimed at drone users. In conjunction with the IAA, the body responsible...

Anti-UAV Defence System (AUDS)

FAA to trial anti-drone system

A UAV detection and identification system which is designed to stop unmanned aircraft flying too close to airports...

Burned-out lithium batteries

Safety hazard

Thomas Schwarz and Peter Ermtraud discuss the safety issues of air transportation of lithium-ion batteries using thermal management...

Sensitive cargo at Emirates

Sensitive cargo protection system

Emirates SkyCargo, the cargo division of Emirates Airline, has launched a next-generation version of its protection system for...

Aircraft de-bogging equipment

De-bogging equipment for larger aircraft

Aircraft de-bogging equipment and techniques that can safely pull larger planes free when they have become stuck in...

Regional Aircraft Flight Operations Support 2016 conference

Flight safety event at Prestwick

Around 40 delegates attended the Regional Aircraft Flight Operations Support 2016 conference which took place over two days...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD)

Line of sight resolved at Azerbaijan Airport

A system that provides remote visibility in areas obstructed due to airport redesign is in operation at Heydar Aliyev...

Safety alert over lithium battery cargo

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