A decade ago the safety of lives and operations at Prague Airport lay solely in the hands of individuals. Today the procedures and commonplace practices are quite different. In this article for International Airport Review Libor Kurzweil, Safety Manager at Prague Airport, writes about the implementation of the Safety Managment System (SMS) at Prague Ruzyne International Airport and demonstrates how it benefits their daily operations.
President and Chief Executive of safety consultancy AVCON.WW, Wayne Anaka, discusses the evolution of safety management systems in aviation ground operations and considers how the integration of safety management into the corporate and departmental culture could revolutionise the safety industry.
Opening the ICAO Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Symposium in Abuja yesterday, ICAO Council President Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu stressed the importance of a globally coherent regulatory framework for the management of unmanned air traffic.