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refuelling, ground power supply, routine checks, etc. It also mentions the measures to be taken to avoid aircraft collision with other vehicles. Fuel handling is an important safety issue, not only for fuel handlers but also for other airport and aircraft personnel. It mentions the safety measures to be taken while aviation fuel handling. In addition to these, the unit discusses the major points of AIC No.6 of 2006. The circular relates to runway incursions. Lesson End Activity Prepare an assignment to describe main features of prevention programme for aviation fuel handling. Keywords Ramp Area: It is usually the area where aircraft are parked, unloaded or loaded, refuelled or boarded. Airside Area: Airside areas include all areas accessible to aircraft, including runways, taxiways and ramps. De-icing: To make or keep free of ice. Runway Incursion: Any occurrence at an aerodrome involving the incorrect presence of an aircraft vehicle or person on the protected area of a surface designated for the landing and takeoff of aircraft. (c) UPES, Not for Reproduction/ Sale
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UNIT 13: Safety Management in Air Operation Areas Notes ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ Questions for Discussion 1. What is meant by 'Runway Incursion'? 2. What are the primary reasons for occurrence of runway incursions? 3. Define manoeuvring area and movement area at an airport. 4. What are the objectives of ATS safety management system? 5. What are the precautions required to be taken for vehicle operations at the airside? Further Readings Books DGCA CAR Section 4 - Aerodrome & Air Traffic Services, Series 'X' Part IV, 17-10-07, "Runway Safety Programme and formation of Runway Safety Teams". Aeronautical Information Circular 6 of 2006. ICAO Runway Safety Toolkit and DOC. 9870. FAA, 2000 Publication – The National Blueprint for the Runway Safety. Web Readings (c) UPES, Not for Reproduction/ Sale
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Notes ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ Aviation Safety & Security Management (c) UPES, Not for Reproduction/ Sale
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UNIT 14: Air Transport Safety Principles Notes ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ ___________________ Air Transport Safety Principles Objectives After completion of this unit, the students will be aware of the following topics: Concept of Safety Aircraft Operations DGCA's Programme for Safety Regulation and Oversight of Flight Operations for Indian Operators Introduction Aviation is remarkable for the giant technological leaps it has made over the last century. This progress would not have been possible without parallel achievements in the control and reduction of aviation's safety hazards. Given the many ways that aviation can result in injury or harm, those involved with aviation have been preoccupied with preventing accidents since the earliest days of flying. Through the disciplined application of best safety management practices, the frequency and severity of aviation occurrences have declined significantly.
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