Live emergency exercise at Merimbula Airport

August 24, 2022 11:50 am in by

Emergency services will participate in a live exercise at Merimbula Airport on Saturday 27 August.

Bega Valley Shire Council said the community do not need be alarmed as activities will not relate to any real threat or emergency.

Service personnel will enact a live field activation of the Merimbula Airport Emergency Plan (AEP).

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The Civil Aviation Safety Authority requires certified aerodromes to conduct a live test of an AEP every two-years.

Flight services will not be affected.

Image Credit: James Fennessy East Coast Radio


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