Human Factors Assessment

Human Factors (HF) study the relationship between humans and the equipment, system or facilities they interact with. Operational safety, efficiency and productivity can all be improved if HF are considered holistically during the requirements definition, design, procurement and transition lifecycle phases of projects. This is essential in an aviation environment where safety-critical systems are in [...]

Keeping up-to-date on Consultation Industry Best Practice

Principal ATM Consultant at Cyrrus, Richard O'Gorman, undertook a course at The Consultation Institute in London. The Consultation Institute is recognised and highly thought of worldwide and specialises in offering advice and guidance across the world of public consultation and engagement, aiming to support those undertaking challenging projects. With the advent of the new CAP725 [...]

Welcoming John Van Hoogstraten to Cyrrus

We would like to introduce John Van Hoogstraten, who will be joining the Cyrrus team as Head of Air Traffic Management (ATM) Operations. John has a wealth of aviation experience having served as both an aerodrome and en-route Air Traffic Control Officer in South Africa. After relocating to the Middle East, John served in a senior management role [...]

Grace completes the East Coast Challenge Charity Walk

Recently, Grace Kaley, Cyrrus Receptionist and Administrator, completed an East Coast Challenge walk on behalf of Cancer Research UK and the Great Ormand Street Children's Hospital. Held over a five day period, Grace covered 10 kilometres at nine different locations around the region and in the process raised over £600. The money raised will be split equally [...]

Cyrrus Administrator named as finalist in Yorkshire PA Awards 2016

Grace Kaley, Cyrrus receptionist and administrator, was recently nominated for an award in the Yorkshire PA Awards Ceremony 2016. As a proactive member of a local networking group for administrative professionals in the Yorkshire region, Grace attended the awards dinner held at Leeds United Football Club. Nominees in the Members’ Member category are considered to [...]

Cyrrus Engineer Returns to the UK Following UAE Secondment

Cyrrus welcomes back Luis de La Hoz to the UK office following completion of a successful secondment to the UAE, working on the Ajman International Airport project. Luis gained significant experience in the development of regulatory and design documentation to support the Airport development and will be able to apply that knowledge on projects for [...]

Cyrrus achieve CAA accreditation for IFP Design

Cyrrus Ltd are pleased to announce that as of 30th March 2016, we are now a UK CAA accredited Instrument Flight Procedure (IFP) Design Organisation. Liam Clarke and Sam Shuttlewood have undergone an extensive training regime during the last three years from world recognized organisations and have demonstrated their understanding and competency to gain this [...]