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Welcome to the Pollite news & events page. Keeping you updated with all of the latest key talking points from the world of aviation and airfield safety.

How Should Drones Be Regulated In The UK?

Aviation safety is never far from the news, and with the steady increase in commercially available unmanned aerial vehicles (or drones) news reports relating to near misses and new legislation continue to appear.In their various forms, drones; some of which can even be flown via a mobile phone o...

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Pollite Chosen to Produce Heathrow's Frangible Approach System

Working with Morgan Sindall and ATG Airports, we designed, manufactured and installed a full bespoke frangible approach system for runway 27L. Phase I was completed in December 2014 with Phase II due to commence later in 2015.We're also delighted to be working on projects for 09L and 09R, again work...

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What are the Advantages of Glass Fibre Frangible Masts?

Safety – Compliance – Reliability – Deflection – Strength – Longevity – Lightweight – Easy to Install – Cost Effective – Resistant to Extreme Environmental Conditions.Pollite Glassfibre vs Aluminium Data SheetOver the last month, we have been proactively speaking to current and pot...

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Frangibility Top of the Agenda for Airfield Safety

Frangibility is an integral part of airfield safety – that’s a key message of the recently released Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) advisory circular AC 150/5300-13A.The circular builds on the previous Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) – released Safety Notice SN-2012/004 (Runway End Safety...

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Pollite Windsock Masts Compliant with ICAO

Pollite windsock masts have been designed to fully comply with the ICAO Annex 14 Vol 1 wind direction indicator requirements and the most recent frangibility stipulations detailed in ICAO Aerodrome Design Manual Part 6.In addition, Pollite provide windsock masts that comply with the CAA CAP 168 and ...

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