Airside Operations is responsible for ensuring the Safety and Security of Aviation Operations at Adelaide Airport. This includes:

  • The allocation of itinerant and General Aviation aircraft parking and aircraft escorts.
  • The coordination of the operational response to airside incidents, accidents or emergencies.
  • Conducting Runway and taxiway inspections and policing of airside driving behaviors.
  • Supervision of contractors on the airfield to ensure works are conducted safely and not affect aircraft operations
  • Provide vehicle escorts airside for companies and contractors requiring airside access.
  • The day to day management of wildlife on airport to reduce the risk of bird strike to aircraft.