The A92 Accredited Standards Committee’s (ASC) subcommittee for ANSI/SAIA A92.7: Airline Ground Support Vehicle-Mounted Vertical Lift Devices is planning a meeting this year ahead of the International Airport GSE Expo in Las Vegas.
The group is seeking new people to participate in the standards subcommittee that are directly involved in the industry. Any aviation GSE stakeholders that are interested in learning more about A92.7 subcommittee and providing input, are invited to attend the meeting. The date and location of the meeting are:
October 4, 2021
1 – 3 p.m.
Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino
3667 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
This standard applies only to airline ground support vehicle mounted vertical lift devices specifically designed for servicing aircraft while outdoors on a paved airport ramp surface. It is intended to serve as a guide for manufacturers, dealers, users, designers, owners, operators, lessors, lessees and brokers of vertical lift devices for airline support to achieve the following objectives:
- Prevention of accidents and personal injuries;
- Establishment of criteria for design, manufacture, remanufacture, rebuild/recondition, testing, performance, inspection, training, maintenance and operation;
- Establishment and understanding by designers, manufacturers, dealers, owners, users, operators, lessors, lessees and brokers of their respective responsibilities.
The meeting will include discussion of the status of the ANSI/SAIA A92.7-2014 standard in its current form and the direction for the future of the standard. Input from stakeholders in the industry would be valuable to help the subcommittee identify areas of the industry that need to be addressed and provide information on how the subcommittee can distribute its information to all participants in the industry.
Those interested in participating in the meeting should contact DeAnna Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org.