Aviation safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Airservices Australia
|Date issued:||03 October 2006|
|Safety action status:||Closed - Action Taken|
|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that Airservices Australia review guidance material and training for aerodrome controllers relating to the provision of relevant traffic information, to enhance pilot situational awareness.
|Date issued:||08 December 2006|
|Response from:||Airservices Australia|
|Action status:||Closed - Accepted|
Airservices Australia advised that a Manual of Air Traffic Services (MATS)/Aeronautical Information Publication (AIP) request for change (RFC) had been issued 2 December 2006. The rules in MATS regarding visual separation can be misinterpreted and in some circumstances separation is not assured. The intention of the RFC is to:
The change is planned to be implemented 15 March 2007.