Do you have the most up-to-date aerodrome chart planning and reference? This episode explores key elements of operating at controlled aerodromes. This includes runway safety, situational awareness, and talking to air traffic control. Here you will understand why your flight does not finish until your aircraft is in the right spot and the engine is off.
AvSafety podcast – Staying safe on the runway
AvSafety investigation – Runway incursion
Based on an Australian Transport Safety Bureau investigation report, our expert panel analyse an incident involving 2 large passenger jets.
Runway safety webinar
Hear from a highly experienced airline pilot about how to avoid runway incursions at towered airports.
Find out how you can contribute to runway safety. What happens on the runway is one of the most serious threats to aviation safety.
Pilot Skills - Threat and error management
Learn how to make clear and consistent radio calls and be aware of your surroundings in and around aerodromes in our seminar.
Learn about the latest runway safety tips from skilled air traffic controllers to help you understand complex air traffic rules.
Human factors for pilots - Communication
It’s important to get clearance prior to engine start or taxi and readback requirements. Refresh your runway safety knowledge.
Events and resources
Join our Aviation Safety Advisors for the popular face to face pilot seminars in your area. Ask questions and refresh your knowledge.
AvSafety investigation video worksheet
Test your knowledge or start a conversation about the AvSafety investigation video – runway incursion.
Plan your route using aerodrome manoeuvring maps showing taxiways, apron areas and movement areas. Check ERSA for the most up to date details.
Safe flight in controlled airspace
Get tips and checklists for controlled airspace. Find out why one pilot thinks it’s actually a more relaxing place to fly.
Resources from our store
Pilot safety campaign
Finding our safety messages useful? You can get copies of all the posters and flyers from the pilot safety campaign.
Tips to avoid a runway incursion
An A5 card explaining how pilots can avoid being in the wrong place at the wrong time.