The Landry Consulting team offers a variety of aviation services ranging from information technology, business and process analysis, research, training, and safety initiatives. The team has an in-depth understanding of airport management and regulatory compliance under the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 14, Part 139 Certification of Airports.

Current services include:

Information Technology Consulting and Program Management

At the forefront of a project is the planning and design work that lets you know how long the project will last and who needs to be involved. We are project and program managers that can organize and plan with you to ensure you know what commitments and budgets are needed for your program’s success. The most effective approach to preparing for SMS is to design and develop an implementation plan. We can work with you to create a plan that takes into account your staff, budget, and timeline. The plan will ensure you forecast what you need to make SMS a success. Your SMS may need a new data collection system or process; we’ll help you chose one that fits your airport size and information technology infrastructure.

  1. Software requirements definition
  2. Software systems analysis
  3. Industry product review and analysis
  4. Software project and program management
  5. Software procurement support including authoring Requests for Information (RFI) and Requests for Proposal (RFP), managing vendor criteria and selection, and assisting with contract negotiations
  6. Vendor management and oversight
  7. Hardware and software integration
  8. Infrastructure coordination and integration for software implementation and constraints
  9. Software training
  10. Software, hardware, and system portfolio management

Business and Process Analysis

  1. System and process integration/mapping
  2. Business process mapping
  3. Gap analysis
  4. Roles mapping and responsibilities alignment
  5. Strategic analysis
  6. Key performance indicator (KPI) and metrics mapping
  7. Safety assessments for construction and other FAA compliance requirements

Research and Analysis

  1. FAA and aviation industry best practice research
  2. Transportation Research Board (TRB), Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) research design, analysis, and report development
  3. Regulatory review, gap analysis, process mapping, and recommendations

Safety Initiatives

  1. Safety Management Systems (SMS) gap analysis, systems integration, design, development, implementation, and regulatory compliance
  2. Construction Safety Phasing Plans (CSPP) development
  3. FAA Order 5200.11 program development, compliance, and integration
  4. Safety Risk Assessment/Safety Assessment (SRA/SA) preparation, facilitation, and report authoring
  5. Safety Risk Management (SRM) integration of internal airport and external construction program integration
  6. Comparative Safety Assessment (CSA) program design and development for Master Planning alternatives (airfield)


We will assist you in identifying, reorganizing, and hiring new staff to support your SMS. We will review with you the ways to integrate and train your staff to take on new or expanded duties and we will find ways to create a safety culture that is integrated from top to bottom.

  1. SMS Training for staff and management levels
  2. Safety Risk Management Training
  3. Safety Risk Assessment Training for FAA Order 5200.11 compliance
  4. Construction Safety Phasing Plan (CSPP) Training including hands on program management and oversight training
  5. Request for Proposal (RFP) and Requirements Definition Training
  6. Other custom training designed to support program changes or software implementation


Our sms4airports team and partners provide you with a complete set of services to help you get started or refine any of the program elements you have now. If you would like to talk to us about specific services, please contact us at joanne@landryconsultants.com. We’re here to help