Deficiencies observed shall be intimated to the

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Deficiencies observed shall be intimated to the operators for corrective action. Deputy Director Flight Crew Standards in DGCA Headquarters shall ensure that necessary actions are taken on the observations made by the Flight Inspectors. The DGCA safety audit teams or other authorized persons shall carry out safety audits of the operators periodically. The deficiencies observed during these audits shall be brought to the notice of the concerned operator for taking necessary corrective measures. The Director of Air Safety in the DGCA Headquarters shall take appropriate measures to ensure that necessary actions are taken by the operators to remove the deficiencies and to implement the safety recommendations. Where punitive action is required to be taken for serious lapses, the Director of Air Safety shall initiate the same promptly. Check Your Progress Fill in the blanks: 1. Universal Safety Oversight Audit Program (USOAP) is the program for …………… . 2. The main features of SMS are Systematic, ………… and Explicit. Summary This unit explains the air transport safety management principles. It describes the concept of aviation safety and stresses on the need for aviation safety management. It mentions the ICAO requirements pertaining to aviation safety management. In addition it also describes the various approaches to safety (c) UPES, Not for Reproduction/ Sale
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Notes ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ Aviation Safety & Security Management management. A contrast between accidents and incidents has been made in this unit. This unit describes the cabin safety programme and lists the ICAO requirements regarding the same. The safety regulations of flight regulations have been covered in detail in this unit. In addition to this, the implementation of safety oversight programme of flight operations has also been discussed in the unit. Lesson End Activity Prepare an assignment on the cabin safety measures and programs. Keywords Safety Management System: It is an organized approach to managing safety, including the necessary organizational structures, accountabilities, policies and procedures. Safety Programme: It is an integrated set of regulations and activities aimed at improving safety. Safety Oversight: It refers to the activities of a state under its safety programme. Safety Performance Monitoring: It refers to the activities of an operator or service provider under its Safety Management Service. Line Operations Safety Audit (LOSA): It is a critical organizational strategy aimed at developing countermeasures to operational errors. Questions for Discussion 1. What is the difference between the Safety Performance Indicators and Safety Targets? Give examples. 2. What is meant by Safety Management System (SMS)? What are its advantages and describe various steps involved in implementation of SMS?
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