Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority, PCAA, held Environmental Control Committee meeting at Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore under chairmanship of Airport Manager, AIIAP, Lahore, Mr. Tahir Sikandar.
The meeting was aimed to review the preparations and arrangements for proper disposal and handling of sacrificial animal waste in surroundings of Airport on the Eve of Eid Ul Adha. The meeting was attended by senior officials of CAA, Pakistan Army, ASF, Representative of Airlines Operator Committee, Lahore & Walton Cantonment Board.
The participants shared the details of respective waste management plans and briefed the house that extraordinary arrangements are in hand to ensure cleanliness of the areas round the clock. The chair emphasized on sensitivity of cleanliness around the Airport premises with regards to bird activity and highlighted that birds are serious flight safety hazard for arriving and departing Aircrafts case of bird strikes.—PR