Airport Handling Manual (AHM), 40th Edition
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Enjoy the eDGR features:
Web download straight to your mobile device,
Advanced searching, and sorting capabilities to locate specific sections faster and easier;
An interactive, customizable section 4.2;
UN number reports that bring together all necessary information on a given substance;
User-friendly index for operators and state variations: a quick look-up of the most common operator or state variations of interest to the shipper;
Graphics to illustrate the application of marking and labeling examples in section 7;
Auto-update feature which keeps your eDGR current and up-to-date.
The AHM is your definitive source for the latest industry-approved standards covering all facets of safe and efficient airport operations.
Airport Operations topics covers:
Passenger Handling, Baggage Handling, Cargo and Mail Handling, Aircraft Handling and Loading, Load Control, Airside Management and Safety, Aircraft Movement Control, Ground Handling Agreements, Airport Handling Ground Support Equipment Specifications, Environmental Specifications for Ground Handling Operations
The hand signals listed in AHM are available in two posters:
– .Guideman Hand Signals for Ground Support Equipment
– .Ground Flight Deck Communication Hand Signals
The IATA AHM is designed for:
Airlines; Ground handling companies; Airports including load controllers; Regulatory bodies & government agencies;
Cargo agents/forwarders; Contracting companies; Stock agents; Training organizations; Travel agents; System Providers
The AHM is published annually in English only.
The AHM is your definitive source for the latest industry-approved policies and standards covering all facets of safe and efficient airport operations. The AHM & the IATA Ground Operations Manual (IGOM) are now stand-alone, interdependent products which are also available as combos. The AHM is policy driven and focuses on “what to do” The IGOM is procedure driven, focusing on “how to do it”.
Published: November, 2019
Effective Date: Jan 1, 2020 – Dec 31, 2020
9340-40, AHM, IGOM, SGHA