ICAO, IATA & Ors: Task Force on Risks to Civil Aviation from Conflict Zones

A coalition of major aviation organisations in the world has held a high level meeting and issued a declaration committing all parties to review processes for the overflight of conflict zones. The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) reported that these aviation bodies… Continue Reading

ICAO CLARIFIES STATE RESPONSIBILITIES ARISING FROM CONFLICT ZONES

MONTRÉAL, 24 July 2014 – The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) issued a State Letter today, reminding applicable authorities in the 191 signatory States to the Convention on International Civil Aviation of the international provisions specifying State responsibilities with respect to the safety and… Continue Reading

ICAO Applaud Adoption of UN Security Council Resolution 2166

MONTRÉAL, 23 July 2014 – The Council President of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu, expressed his Organization’s appreciation for the adoption by UN Security Council Resolution on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, and reiterated the strong… Continue Reading

EASA Safety Bulletin – Flight Ops Tel Aviv, Israel

Flight Operations to Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) FDC 4/3630  “Security Israel Potentially Hazardous Situation – Israel Airspace” issued on 22 July 2014. National Aviation Authorities and aircraft operators. Due to the potentially… Continue Reading

IATA Statement on MH17

IATA Statement on MH17 Geneva – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released the following statement from its Director General and CEO, Tony Tyler: “The tragedy of MH17 is an outrage. Over the weekend it was confirmed that the passengers and… Continue Reading

MH17 – Accident Investigation

MONTRÉAL, 18 July 2014 (ICAO) – In response to an official request from the Government of Ukraine for assistance with the official accident investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) will be sending… Continue Reading