Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Experts offer training to make Indian airports disaster ready

As part of efforts to make Indian airports disaster-ready and become national trainers, 14 airport operations experts from across the country have gathered in the city to learn and also share what they have learned.

The five-day programme is being organised by Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). THe two are expanding their internationally recognized Get Airports Ready for Disaster (GARD) program with officials and experts from Airports Authority of India (AAI).

"Channelling relief efforts from airports to the affected communities requires efficient operational procedures and appropriate infrastructure capabilities," said Subhash Kumar, General Manager AAI.
07/08/18 IANS/Business Standard