General
SR Number: 2011-01b
Date Issued: 03/02/2011
Addressee: Olympic Handling
Why this Recommendation was Developed:

link_64Report: 01/2011

Status: CLOSED - Adequate SR_CLOSED
Recommendation

SR Number:

2011-01b -- Date Issued: 03/02/2011
Why this Recommendation was Developed:

link_64Report: 01/2011

Addressee: Olympic Handling
Status: CLOSED - Adequate
Recommendation: The Ground Handling company shall arrange for issuing a procedure where: If the signalman has no visual contact with both wingtips of aircraft, he has to be assisted by a wing walker.
Response

SR Number:

2011-01b -- Date Issued: 03/02/2011
Why this Recommendation was Developed:

link_64Report: 01/2011

Addressee: Olympic Handling
Status: CLOSED - Adequate
Response: Olympic Handling accepted the recommendation and revised the Ground Handling Manual at version 2.00

Relative changes affected:

Ground Handling Manual:
Chapter 15 (training-Page 15-5 and 15-6) Item 10 : Wing Walkers Basic course (theoretical&practical) mandatory for Ramp Agents/Supervisors or any other assigned person (recurrent period 24 months)

Ground Handling Manual:
Chapter 12 (Ramp Handling - Pages 12-8 and 12-9 section 12.3 Marshalling): Note added in case apron area without marking lines or if it’s required by PIC a Wing Walker should be used.