Technical assistance for implementation of the Wildlife Hazard Management Programme at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport
AENA. Collaboration with CYTSA. 2016 – 2019
Preparation of the first edition of the WHMP. Annual updates, as well as monitoring, evaluation and implementation of subsequent updates on the execution of the Programme. Monitoring of bird populations in the airport area and its surroundings and identification of bird attraction points (within a radius of 13 km). Gathering, registration and analyses of strikes and other incidents involving wildlife. Update of the study of fauna and its habitats. Update of the impact study with fauna.
The Programme complies with the requirements of the State Air Safety Agency on wildlife hazard management.
Tag: Wildlife risks in airports, bird collisions, bird danger, birdstrike, wildlife conflicts, Barcelona-El Prat Airport