Recommendation R20020174

Recommendation issued to: Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Recommendation details
Output No: R20020174
Date issued: 20 September 2002
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Recommendation was developed

Output text

Safety Recommendation

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the Civil Aviation Safety Authority in conjunction with the Bureau of Meteorology review the meteorology syllabus for initial and periodic recurrent training of pilots and air traffic controllers to ensure that the syllabus includes comprehensive information on convective weather phenomena and its effects on aircraft performance.

Initial response
Date issued: 26 March 2003
Response from: Civil Aviation Safety Authority
Action status: Closed - Partially Accepted
Response text:

The following response dated 22 March 2003 was received from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority:

The Authority acknowledges the intent of this recommendation but believes that the BoM currently sets the syllabus for meteorological raining for pilots and air traffic controllers. However, the Authority would be pleased to participate with other agencies should this task be undertaken.

Last update 03 April 2012