This section for Vehicle Drivers is best suited for those personnel operating on the AOA (Airport Operations Area) to learn and utilize tools which aide you best to help improve safety on the runway. It includes best practices, educational tools and resources, airport diagrams and hot spots, training and instruction, and briefings or meetings held by the Runway Safety Office.
The following are tools and resources that can prove beneficial for all drivers. They work best when used regularly in correspondence with current training. (See diagrams below).
Improving Runway Safety through Airfield Configuration
Airfield configuration can be a contributing cause to runway incursions. This brochure identifies some airfield layouts that should be avoided when undertaking capital development at an airport. It also offers possible techniques that can be used to resolve runway safety problems at an airport.
Runway Safety Related Advisory Circulars
The following are tools and resources that can prove beneficial for all drivers. They work best when used regularly in correspondence with current training.
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