Safety Information and Reporting > Report > Security incident reporting
Aerodromes and aircraft operators shall report acts of unlawful interference, incidents and breaches of security. Reports shall contain full details of the incident and the actions taken in response to it.
Type of Incident
(actual or attempted)
UK DfT Duty Office (1)
Unlawful seizure of aircraft
Attack against aircraft while in flight
Sabotage of aircraft
Attack against airport or air navigation facilities
Attack against persons within airport terminal facilities
Bomb threat – RED
Bomb threat – AMBER
Bomb threat – GREEN
Discovery of explosives, firearms or ammunition
Breach of airside or security restricted area
Other acts not specified above
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