Aircraft Recovery (Classroom, 5 days)


This course prepares you to identify potential issues with removing immobilized or disabled aircraft in a timely manner. Course content is based on the Aircraft Recovery Task Force (ARTF) Part One and meets the training requirements set by ICAO for disabled aircraft operations. This course follows the general format of ATA iSpec 2200, the general subject matter contained in ICAO Document 9137.

This course is available at IATA Training Centers and Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-house training.

Course Code: TALS-15

Course format

  • This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • Student performance will be based on an assessment
  • Due to the high technical content of the training material, participants must possess basic aircraft technical skills.
  • Recommended level is Intermediate and Advanced
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or the equivalent level for other languages.
  • How to register

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    Aircraft Recovery (Classroom, 5 days)

    Belgium, Brussels (IATA)
    24 - 28 August, 2020
    Register before 03 Aug, 2020 for a USD100 discount
    Please register by 02 Aug
    All prices are before tax. Class no: 110347 English
    Dev. Nations
    USD 2,170
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    Aircraft Recovery (Classroom, 5 days)

    Canada, Montreal (IATA, ACCET Accredited)
    28 September - 2 October, 2020
    Register before 07 Sep, 2020 for a USD100 discount
    Please register by 06 Sep
    All prices are before tax. Class no: 110350 English
    Dev. Nations
    USD 2,170
    USD 2,790
    USD 3,100


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    What you will learn

    Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:

    • Manage aircraft recovery
    • Identify the issues involved in removing immobilized or disabled aircraft in an efficient and timely manner
    • Recognize and deal with the legal implications
    • Describe the basics of related documentation

    Course content

    • Issues involved in removing disabled aircraft
    • Health and safety issues
    • Aircraft recovery steps and processes
    • Components of the emergency response plan
    • Duties and responsibilities of recovery personnel
    • Hazards associated with recovery operations
    • Basic categories of recovery events
    • Use of aircraft recovery equipment
    • Requirement for soil stability

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    Who should attend

    This course is recommended for:

    • Civil aviation authorities
    • Airline managers and operational staff
    • Airport managers

    Certificate awarded

    An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

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