Takoradi Air Force Base in collaboration with the Aviation Industry with hold Stimulation Exercise to test security effectiveness of the aviation system in the Western Region.
The exercise which is dubbed “Operation Eagle Down” would demonstrate how the stakeholders within the aviation industry will react to unforeseen events and emergencies.
The purpose of the exercise according to information is to enable the stakeholders test the efficiency of their communication gadget of all the parties involve.
The gadgets include, Helli Operation rooms, communication tower.
Media practitioners would be involved in the exercise to abreast them on how to approach such emergency occurrences and how they will react to such eventualities when it occurs.
Media engagements in such situation is very crucial and cannot be ignored hence the need to involved them especially to educate them on they can give accurate reportage when such situation arises.
The OC Flying Wing, Group Captain Kwabena Kissiedu Manukure Atiemo in an interview, said the exercise is to demonstrate their preparedness in addressing any aviation challenges that will arise in the future.
Director of Operations of PHI Century Limited, Captain Nathaniel Kojo Otu Anderson also in an interview touched on the significance of the exercise and how it will address future eventualities.