At towered airports--where, let's face it--most reportable runway incursions
occur--we need a taxi clearance to go with our knowledge.
Aviation attorney Stewart Lapayowker agrees that a lot of issues with runway incursions
Reducing runway incursions
has been a top objective for the FAA for more than a decade.
head down) on event monitoring as a function of whether the event was relatively routine (showing HUD benefits) or completely surprising (the runway incursion
showing HUD costs).
(see Figure 3) rose in the late 1980s, spurring the FAA to focus increased attention on this hazard.
According to the FAA, "approximately 65 percent of all runway incursions
are caused by pilots.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 26, 2016-INDMEX Aviation launches Windows-based runway incursion
warning system (RIWS)
Hotchkiss said, Airport safety programs should specifically address the subject of runway incursion
prevention as it relates to the safe operations of aircraft traffic and aerodrome management as well as vehicular and pedestrian movement in the maneuvering area.
NICE Systems and UNICOM Government, Inc have announced they are partnering to provide Miami International Airport (IATA: MIA) with a runway incursion
system to enable the airport to better secure its airfield operations area (AOA).
The A-SMGCS will fuse multiple surveillance sources for a comprehensive view of the airport surface and to provide runway incursion
alerts to the air traffic controllers.
Highlights of the Safety Plan include actions to tackle the Significant Seven risks which include: loss of control; runway excursion; controlled flight into terrain; runway incursion
; airborne conflict; ground handling; and fire.
was one of those things I thought only happened to commercial airliners and only was discussed every year during instrument-ground school.