Thursday 27 July 2017
 
»
Tag
 
»
ICAO

ICAO lauds Saudi, UAE, Bahrain, Egypt air safety measures

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt has won praise from the board of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) for its air navigation safety measures, said a Saudi Press Agency report, citing a top official. &

More…

Global framework ‘key to keeping aviation safe’

A framework based on global standards, cooperation and dialogue, and effective use of data were key to safety in aviation, said the director general and CEO of the International Air Transport Association (Iata). “Safety is t

More…

Airport trade group opposes new checkpoints

The United Nation's aviation agency should avoid creating new checkpoints outside airport terminals as it draws up proposed global guidelines to improve security in the wake of recent attacks on travelers, the head of Airports Council Intern

More…

Global airline passenger traffic up 6.8pc in 2015

Global airline passenger traffic grew 6.8 per cent in 2015, with the Middle East region growing the fastest, preliminary data released on Wednesday by the United Nations' civil aviation agency showed. US carriers were ranked t

More…

Lithium-ion batteries banned in checked-bags

Spare lithium-ion batteries will no longer be allowed in checked baggage on airlines as of April 1, the UN's aviation agency said on Friday, following concerns by pilots and plane makers that they are a fire risk. The batterie

More…

BAC hosts Middle East's first A-CDM seminar

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the managing body of Bahrain International Airport (BIA) recently hosted the ICAO Seminar on Airport Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM) at the Mövenpick Hotel in Muharraq. Held under the patronage

More…

Airlines step up efforts to tackle cyber security risks

The aviation industry is stepping up efforts to enlist coordinated international support in the battle against the threats posed to airlines and passengers by hackers and those seeking to exploit IT systems. The security of commer

More…

UAE tops world aviation safety standards

UAE topped the world in compliance with international aviation safety standards, scoring a success rate of 98.86 per cent, which is the highest rate in history given by International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) in its Universal Safety Ove

More…

IATA welcomes ICAO flight tracking standard recommendation

The International Air Transport Association (Iata) welcomed the International Civil Aviation Organisation’s (ICAO) second High Level Safety Conference (HLSC/2) recommendation to move towards the adoption of a performance-based standard for

More…

UN to propose 15-minute flight tracking rule

The United Nations aviation agency will propose a new standard that requires commercial aircraft to report their position every 15 minutes as part of a global tracking initiative in the aftermath of the disappearance of a Malaysian jetliner.

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads