First time in the history of Nepalese Aviation industry, a two-day long program on ARFF International Conference, Educational Symposium and Exhibition 2017 was successfully inaugurated this morning at Soaltee Crown Plaza. The ARFF Conference is a joint initiative of ARFFWG (Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting Working Group), Asia Pacific Region, Nepal Rescue and Firefighting Association and supported by Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil aviation, Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) along with Nepal Tourism Board. This conference is organized to nurture safety awareness, a key activity of safety promotion under safety management system, among aviation stakeholders of Nepal.
On this two day conference, NRFFA is proud to highlight the conference with the leading innovators and experts from around the world. The conference aims to attract individuals wanting to capture the interest of participants and let them informed and inspired.
The main objective of NRFFA to organize this conference is to enhance the fire prevention activities and ensure the fire protection safety and rescue service in Aviation Sector. NRFFA is one of the active organizational members of ARFFWG which is renowned as an international organization dedicated to sharing ARFF information between airport firefighters, municipal fire departments and all the others concerned with aircraft fire fighting and rescue operation. Many international delegates attended the conference from Europe, America, Africa and Asia. Meanwhile, around 184 national participants participated in this conference.
NRFFA was established in 2001 as a non-profit organization for the effective operation of ARFF Service with the promotion and dissemination of technical knowledge, awareness and to upgrade the fire safety standards among the ARDD personnel as well as personnel involved/employed in aviation sectors including civil society.
Authority persons from media group and various aviation related organization along with Saugat Ratna Kansakar are attending the seminar at Tahachal based hotel.