Surface Contamination

Introduction to Surface Contamination


Surface contamination can be a hidden danger for an unprepared flight department. To mitigate the risk, it requires use of the latest technology, information, and “Crew Resource Management”. The entire crew must maintain vigilance and make the leap from theory to the practical and apply their combined resources.


  • Regulations
  • Icing Conditions
  • Define critical surfaces
  • Inspection Procedures
  • Hold Over Time
  • Flight Crew & Cabin Crew Coordination
  • Passenger Handling
  • Clean aircraft concept