Did you know that in the past 3 years, 72 participants from 18 countries have taken this course with IATA?
5-day (40 hours) classroom course
This course prepares you to identify potential issues with removing immobilized or disabled aircraft in a timely manner. The course content is based on the IATA Aircraft Recovery Task Force (ARTF) syllabus for theoretical training and ICAO Airport Services Manual Doc 9137 Part 5 Removal of Disabled Aircraft. This course follows the general format of ATA e-Business iSpec 2200.
Course Code: TALS-15
- It is recommended (though not essential) that participants have a basic aircraft engineering and/or airport operations knowledge.
- Recommended level is Intermediate.
- 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
To arrange in-house training for your company, please complete the in-house training request form or contact the Training Specialist in your region.
Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:
- Recognize the responsibilities of the Airport and the Airline operators including related documentation
- Describe the elements of the pre-recovery survey and recovery preparation
- Identify, remove and mitigate health and safety, and environmental risks
- Calculate aircraft recovery weight and center of gravity, and identify weight reduction methods
- Identify the various recovery scenarios and select the correct recovery equipment for leveling, lifting and moving an aircraft
- Establish detailed plans using the Aircraft Recovery Manual to effect safe lifts and moves
- Develop an end-to-end plan to remove immobilized or disabled aircraft in an efficient and timely manner
The key topics that are covered during this course include:
- Responsibilities and best practices for the removal of disabled aircraft
- Health and Safety and Environmental Hazards associated with recovery operations
- Duties and responsibilities of Recovery Manager and recovery personnel
- Categories of recovery events and recovery equipment selection
- Effective use of the Aircraft Recovery Manual
- Detailed recovery plan including all supporting processes
- Group exercise
- Case studies
- Tabletop exercise
This course is recommended for:
- Airline managers and operational staff
- Airport Managers, Fire Department and emergency planning staff
- Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) organizations
- Aircraft Recovery Managers and recovery team
- Civil Aviation Authorities (CAA’s)
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.