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Commissioner of security (CA) is the appropriate authority for implementation of Annexure 17 to Chicago convention of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). Commissioner of security (CA) is responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of the National Civil Aviation Security Programme. BCAS Hqrs is located at "A" Wing, I-III floor, Janpath Bhavan, Janpath, New Delhi-110001. It has got four Regional Offices located at International airports i.e., Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai, headed by an officer of the rank of Deputy Commissioner of Security (CA). (c) UPES, Not for Reproduction/ Sale
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UNIT 11: Role of DGCA/BCAS in Aviation Safety and Security Notes ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ Functions of BCAS Following are the main functions of BCAS: Laying down Aviation Security Standards in accordance with Annex 17 to Chicago Convention of ICAO for airport operators, airlines operators, and their security agencies responsible for implementing AVSEC measures. Issuance of Aviation Security Circulars containing policy decisions and advisory information for the information, reference and implementation by concerned organizations. Monitoring the implementation of security rules and regulations and carrying out survey of security needs. Ensure that the persons implementing security controls are appropriately trained and possess all competencies required to perform their duties. Planning and coordination of Aviation security matters. Conducting: Surprise/Dummy checks to test professional efficiency and alertness of security staff. Mock exercise to test efficacy of Contingency Plans and operational preparedness of the various agencies. It may therefore be seen that overall security policy, regulations, implementation, monitoring of airport and airline security in the country rests with BCAS. In fact BCAS plays a very important role in the matters related to Civil Aviation Security such as anti-hijacking, anti-sabotage, Bomb Threat & Bomb Detection, etc. Check Your Progress Fill in the blanks: 1. Regulatory authority of Civil aviation Security in India is …………… . 2. Registration of an Indian Civil aircraft is done by …………… . Summary This unit explains the functions of Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). DGCA is the regulatory authority for all matters (c) UPES, Not for Reproduction/ Sale
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Notes ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ Aviation Safety & Security Management pertaining to civil aviation in India. In addition to this, it also explains the functions of Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS). BCAS, which was originally set up as a cell in the DGCA, is the regulatory authority for civil aviation security in India. Lesson End Activity Visit a website and prepare a report on the various legal issues in aviation safety and security.
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