05 Sep 2019 13:38

AUTHOR Sergio

Whenever we develop activities to consolidate our services and leave them to the satisfaction of our customers; that is, production, we must add an ingredient that means constancy and efficiency in our services. We speak in this case of protection; that is, safety of the operations.Customers re...
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31 Aug 2019 15:15

AUTHOR Sergio

The winter that crushes my morning safety round freezes me for a moment as I walk around one of the parked and silent aircraft in the hangar. I already have the objective, look at it and isolate my thoughts to focus them on the risk analysis of the hazard I have in front of me.Line production in...
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25 Aug 2019 20:19

AUTHOR Sergio

In the dissertations of these last months that have passed between a breath of surprise blurred with curiosity, we are sitting at a table to discuss the status of the famous Safety Management System in civil aviation companies of my country.The context in which the comments run allows us to filt...
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23 Aug 2019 14:12

AUTHOR Aviation Safety

    We had the opportunity to interview Captain Rudy Pont (www.linkedin.com/in/rudypont/) who is an active industry participant when it comes to safety.     Rudy, thank you for your time and your willingness to provide more inside on some of the safety initia...
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12 Aug 2019 11:33

AUTHOR Sebastien-Follet

Dear Colleagues,Last but not least, here is the rest of the synthesis of the break-out session, dealing about the limit of the 4Ps scheme.The 4Ps is however not enough. There should be an oversight program to monitor the whole regulatory system. First to maintain the procedures and curtail th...
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12 Aug 2019 11:24

AUTHOR Sebastien-Follet

Dear Colleagues, In order to complete my previous message on the 7th Flight Safety Forum, here isthe first part of the synthesis of the discussions hold during the break-out session I participate on the subject “from drawing board to published regulation”ICAO rules are often...
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12 Aug 2019 11:21

AUTHOR Sebastien-Follet

Dear colleagues, I’m happy to share with you a little summary of the session entitled “from drawing board to published regulation” that took place at the 7th Flight Safety Forum in Brussel, the 4th and 5th of June 2019.The core of the session contained 4 conferences- Data...
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25 Jul 2019 08:54

AUTHOR Aviation Safety

Standard operating procedures and rigorous standards and regulations are the basis of the orderlyand efficient aviation safety system we have today. Since years, aviation has an envious safety record(10-7, can you believe it?!) and therefore serves as a role model for many other sectors such ashealt...
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20 Jul 2019 14:29

AUTHOR GarethWilliams

If so, we need your help! Please take 12 minutes to complete the following survey on English language proficiency in the aviation industry:Global Survey of Pilots and Air Traffic Controllers It is 8 years since all ICAO member states were declared to be compliant for English language profici...
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17 Jul 2019 21:28

AUTHOR HERC

IFATCA will be publishing several short articles on our website in the coming days. The articles will be asking important questions about the current status of Just culture triggered by the conviction of an Air Traffic Controller in Switzerland. It is the purpose to trigger thoughts and ideas for ho...
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