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Handling of hazardous materials
Aerodrome manuals must include the following details.
|Notes / information||Legislative Requirements|
|Does the manual contain particulars of the procedures for the safe handling of hazardous materials on the aerodrome?||139.095 (a)(ii) Appendix 1(n)|
|Does it include the names, telephone numbers and roles of the persons who are to receive and handle hazardous materials?||139.095 (a)(ii) Appendix 1(n) (i)|
|And the arrangements for special areas on the aerodrome to be set up for the storage of flammable liquids (including aviation fuels) and any other hazardous materials?||139.095 (a)(ii) Appendix 1(n) (ii)|
|And the methods to be followed for the delivery, storage, dispensing and handling of these materials?||139.095 (a)(ii) Appendix 1(n) (iii)|
Note 1: Hazardous materials include explosives, flammable liquids and solids, corrosive liquids, compressed gases, and magnetised or radioactive materials.
Note 2: The arrangements to deal with an accidental spillage of hazardous materials are to be set out in the aerodrome emergency plan.