Massimo Denni


Aircraft Parking In this section, I would try to explain how to choose the best position for aircraft on the stand, keeping in consideration the services to provide. First, we have to understand how we can park the aircraft on the stand, taking in consideration the following services to provide: […]

Aircraft Parking


Coordination between “ILS”, “PAPI”, “Aiming Point” In this section, I would try to explain something about coordination between “ILS”, “PAPI”, “Aiming Point”. Runway Category I, Category II, Category III, are all runways with an Instrumental Precision Approach. Therefore the three different systems: “ILS”, “PAPI” and the horizontal signs “Aiming Point” […]

Coordination between “ILS”, “PAPI”, “Aiming Point”




            Plant view Date: 2011 Customer: “GTA S.r.l.” – Company specialized in construction, management and maintenance of all types of water treatment plants Subject:  Restoration and expansion of wastewater treatment plant in “Genna” (Perugia) – Italy   Constructive Project of Electrical Systems: Electrical Substation 20kV/400V; […]

Wastewater treatment plant – Genna (Perugia) Italy


  Date: 2010 Customer: “TOTAL” Subject: JET-A1 Fuel Depot for TOTAL in “CIAMPINO” AIRPORT (Rome) – Italy   Detailed Project of Piping Systems: Fuel piping Electrical System: Lightning Protection System and Grounding System. Electrical Main Distribution 400V; Panel boards 400V; Electrical Power System; Lighting System; Access Control system; Anti-Intrusion system; […]

Fuel Depot for Total


AGL Loads Calculation One day someone asked me about electrical calculation for the “AGL” – Airfield Ground Lighting. I didn’t know what answer immediately. Therefore, as usual, I started my own search about electrical calculation for the AGL in order to understand as much as possible and explain the argument […]

AGL Loads Calculation



Flying in the rain. The weather was fun, lots of cloud showing the thermals and the wind rising up the mountains. I took off with the glider Mono ASTIR SC. I was having a very enjoyable fly, but then it started to rain. I tried to escape without success … […]

Flying in the rain


Flying with my friend and instructor Claudio Pelos. After a little training flight in the morning, I was ready for a solo flight in the afternoon, when Claudio asked me if I would go flying with him. We fitted out the glider DG 500 I-IVSB with all our equipment and […]

Flying with Claudio


One of my first project at Fiumicino Airport was the improvement of the RWY 34L Holding Bay. I and my colleague Alessandro Allegrucci had to develop two new holding position for aircraft ICAO category “F” (Airbus A380). One of the problem was find the right position for the “RGL” Runway […]

“RGL” Runway Guard Lights installation



This is my own reproduction of “Sierra” a very old model sold by Cremona Model during the years 80s. The fuselage was made by PVC and the wing was made by polystyrene covered with a sheet of balsa wood. After it was broken during one of my crazy flight I […]

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