Operations & Safety Working Group

Overview

The Operations & Safety Working Group (OSWG) is a joint sub-committee of the Operations & Technical Affairs and Public Safety & Security committees of ACI-NA. The OSWG deals with airport operations, airport safety, airport emergency planning and response, and associated regulatory compliance issues.

Working Group Objectives

  • Advise ACI-NA members and staff regarding airport safety and operations priorities and issues.
  • Identify and communicate, and comment on proposed FAA rules, regulations, and advisory circulars related to airport safety and operations.
  • Monitor, disseminate, and comment on proposed FAA rules, regulations, and advisory circulars related to airport safety and operations.
  • Serve as industry subject matter experts regarding airport safety and operations
  • Assist ACI-NA staff in supporting the ACI World Airport Excellence in Safety (APEX) program
  • Develop and maintain a list of research needs and opportunities for enhancing airport operations and safety and communicate those needs to ongoing research programs of the National Academies, NASA, FAA, and JPDO.