IATA bulletin 2: Safely navigating the industry restart: Maintaining competency for ATCOs and Dispatchers during and post COVID-19


To better understand the impact that COVID-19 could have on maintaining competency for ATCOs and dispatchers, a safety risk assessment (SRA) was carried out by Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO), International Federation of Air Traffic Controllers’ Association (IFATCA) and International Air Transport Association (IATA). The SRA was used as a starting point for a webinar which was organized by the partners on 25 June 2020. This joint bulletin is a result of the SRA and the webinar and highlights key considerations for  Safely Navigating the Industry Restart maintaining competency for ATCOs and dispatchers.