Safety

Airport Emergency Planning: The Challenge of Limited Resources

Emergency exercises at airports can be a daunting task of stakeholder engagement, logistics, and most importantly resource management. This is especially the case at regional airports where operations, particularly in a COVID-19 world, are at a minimum with key airport staff often forced to wear...

Going beyond minimum compliance to keep table top runways safe

The Air India Express accident at Kozhikode, India (IATA: CCJ /ICAO: VOCL) on 7 August 2020 is still being investigated and speculation without access to the full facts is something that To70 leaves to the media and certain, often poorly informed parts of the internet....

Combining theory, data and practical knowledge

To70 performs many projects, ranging from noise calculations to flight procedure design and from airport master planning to safety assessments. These projects are all very different, but they have one thing in common: every project is built upon a combination of theory, objective data and...

Continuous Temperature Screening: from Check-in to Arrival

Elementary school personal hygiene classes teach us to cover our mouth when we sneeze or cough and keep away from others (except the doctor) if we feel feverish. In reality though, how many of us still practise this diligently; and more importantly, how can we...

Aviation Business Continuity following the COVID-19 crisis

COVID-19 in 2020 The current measures – as of the third week of March – that are in place across the world to contain and reduce the effects of the Corona virus COVID-19 place aviation in uncharted waters. The reduction of flights has reached over ninety...

Intuitive airspace visualisation

Presenting 3D geographical data in a 2D report in a way that is intuitive for multiple audiences is challenging. Important characteristics get lost in a flat representation. Airspace is typically structured in complex 3D shapes and flight tracking is incomplete without information on altitudes. To...