Main functions of the Department of aerodromes and ground services
- certification of aerodromes (heliports);
- conducting inspections;
- supervision and control of flight safety in the field of airfields and ground handling:
aerodrome support of flights;
electric lighting support of flights;
ornithological support of flights;
emergency and search and rescue support of flights;
limitation and consideration of obstacles;
provision of civil aircraft, facilities and services of the airport with fuel and lubricants and special liquids;
providing civil aircraft operators and other consumers with special vehicles and equipment;
activities that may pose a safety risk;
ground handling at the airport.
- the coordination of the management of airfields, including alterations and additions;
- coordination of temporary deviations from the norms of airworthiness of airfields (heliports).