December 16, 2019


Danil Danailov, Instructor of Sofema Aviation Services, was pleased to deliver Bird Management – Workshop training to Heviz Balaton Airport. The training started on December 3rd and finished on December 5th 2019 at Hévíz-Balaton Airport facilities. Eleven delegates attended the workshop session in Hungary.

About the instructor:

Danil Danailov has more than 40 years of work experience and he has a reputation for high-quality services, ability to work with all levels of staff and management with minimum supervision and proactive leadership techniques.

About the session: 

In general wildlife hazard management plan provided attendees with context, knowledge and procedures on how to mitigate the bird strike risk.

The plan included some key elements as follows:

– Define roles, responsibilities & the legal framework

– Review the history & current status of bird strike (including the financial and costs of bird strike)

– Define the bird strike risk management priorities by wildlife species, airports and aircraft type

– Define the factors that affect the probability and consequence of bird strike for the Airport operation

This course provided the delegates with the in depth knowledge about standards and best practices for an effective control of birds in order to establish company policy comprising collaboration with airport authorities, compliance audits and reporting.

About Sofema Aviation Services:

SAS Corporate Focus Promotes Delivery Beyond Compliance – We believe passionately that regulatory compliance is a step on the journey and not the destination.
Active across several continents SAS provides a clear understanding of the regulatory environment and acts as enablers to help organisations focus on organisational performance with the understanding that Regulatory Compliance is a step on the journey and not the destination.

Our Instructional Team is sincere, knowledgeable and experienced with a focus on effective delivery of interesting and relevant training to an adult audience.
Supported by a wealth of knowledge our Instructors are able to focus on a genuine desire to support a real understanding at the organisational level of the subject matter.

What did the delegates say about the training session?

“The instructor provided good suggestions given based on the local procedures’
“We received a lot of examples”
“The learning climate was very flexible”
“ The instructor shared a lot of information from his personal experience”
“The important contexts were well underlined”

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