Barcelona-El Prat Airport organises a Workshop on wildlife management

Cooperation between stakeholders to prevent bird strikes was the main goal of the first Workshop on wildlife management, organised by Barcelona-El Prat Airport. Experts in risk management met with managers of airport departments, air navigation, airlines, wildlife and natural sites, as well as representatives of municipalities and farmers. Barcelona-El Prat Airport is leading the implementation […]

Minuartia and the University of Barcelona exhibit three of its projects at the international conference on wildlife hazard prevention at airports

Three experiences developed at the Barcelona-El Prat Airport and in Costa Rica were presented by MINUARTIA and UB together with Barcelona airport, Acciona and DG de Aviación Civil from Costa Rica. The conference was held in México City, between 21 and 24 of this month, and was jointly organized by International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), […]

A good evaluation is essential to reduce wildlife hazards at airports

In its June 2013 issue, the magazine “Avion Revue Internacional” published an article entitled: Colisiones con aves en aeropuertos. Primer paso: un buen diagnóstico (Bird strikes at airports. First step: a good evaluation), which reflected the good practices at Barcelona-El Prat Airport in the management of risks related to birds and other animals in the airport grounds. […]