Recommendation R20020179

Recommendation issued to: Civil Aviation Safety Authority

Recommendation details
Output No: R20020179
Date issued: 20 September 2002
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Recommendation was developed

Output text

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the Civil Aviation Safety Authority ensure that operators of aircraft equipped with weather radar provide pilots with initial and periodic recurrent training on the use and interpretation of weather radar, and its limitations.

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

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

CASA acknowledges the intent of this recommendation and advises that while this is normal practice within the industry, the Authority will consider including an article on this topic in a future edition of the Flight Safety Australia magazine.

CASA advised 25 March 2004 that an article would be included in the May-June issue of Flight Safety.

Last update 03 April 2012