A Malaysia Airport Fire and Rescue Service (AFRS) agent arrives at a apish even blast armpit all through an airport emergency exercise at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang, September 22, 2022. — Picture by Firdaus Latif
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By Rex Tan
Thursday, 22 Sep 2022 6:45 PM MYT
SEPANG, Sept 22 — The “Perisai Panthera” assignment assuming an air adversity bearings was once auspiciously completed at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) actuality today.
The assignment included a apish even blast on one of the airport’s runways.
At the begin of a apish fire, the Airport Fire Rescue Service’s (AFRS) blaze engines and cadre were deployed. This was once followed by the arrival of the Fire and Rescue Department of Malaysia (Bomba) to accomplishment trapped passengers.
Ministry of Health (MoH) admiral were again accomplished to the arena to assist with the rescue, and to set up a axial command column and triage station.
According to Malaysia Airports Holding Bhd chief accepted administrator Mohd Arif Jaafar, the contest occurred in real-time to simulate absolute altitude which could be accepted in a absolute crash.
A appearance of a apish air blast convenance all through an airport emergency exercise at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), September 22, 2022. — Picture by Firdaus Latif
“The contest are allotment of the efforts to reinforce the airport’s address and animation in managing any crises or emergency situations and this year’s exercise involves the accord of further than 770 cadre from 33 government and clandestine agencies,” MAHB explained.
According to MAHB, the anniversary assignment is also allotment of acquiescence requirements to the Civil Aviation (Aerodrome Operations) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 and International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Standard and Recommended Practices (SARPs).
MAHB managing administrator Datuk Iskandar Mizal Mahmood bidding his acknowledgment for all the agencies complex in the simulation.
“Various scenarios are examined all through this three-day exercise area participants examined their abilities in managing crises including responding to any after online conversations,” he added.
Airports in Malaysia are gazetted as constrained areas and KLIA is categorised as a National Vital Installation Priority 1, apery accessories of the highest accent to civic safety and the function of government.
Mock afflicted cartage obtain medical analysis from emergency casework all through an airport emergency exercise at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang, September 22, 2022. — Picture by Firdaus Latif