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International Civil Aviation Organization

Also called the ICAO. An agency of the United Nations that develops standards for safe international flight. It recommends principles for inspections, infrastructure, accidents procedures, and so forth. Nearly every member of the UN is also a member of the ICAO. It was established in 1947 and is based in Montreal.
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Summary: ABU DHABI - The UAE represented by the General Civil Aviation Authority (GC) has been elected as one of the Facilitation Panel Members by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) headquarters in Montreal, Canada.
The drill will be in accordance with the civil aviation regulations issued by the General Civil Aviation Authority, and in compliance with standards of the International Civil Aviation Organisation.
In his address, the commissioner expressed the conviction that the ETS issue had to be resolved at international level, in the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada on Friday said that foreign affairs minister John Baird and minister of transport, infrastructure and communities Denis Lebel, have announced the appointment of Mark Allen as Canada's next permanent representative to the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).
THE INTERNATIONAL Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has released a report outlining the rollout this year of reduced vertical separation minimum (RVSM) standards within China's airspace.
The GCAA regarded this incident as "a renewed breach of international laws and conventions, and a flagrant and serious threat to the safety of civil aviation." The authority is examining legal options available to it via the International Civil Aviation Organisation, ICAO, and other relevant bodies, WAM also reported.
(TAP) -The Regional Aviation Security Training Centre will be inaugurated on December 5, in Tunis, after receiving the approval of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), said executive director of the regional centre Mustapha Abdelaal.
Olumuyiwa Batunde Aliu has been elected President of the International Civil Aviation Organisation ICAO, the umbrella world body for aviation safety.
The UAE, represented by the General Civil Aviation Authority, is currently participating in the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) 12th Air Navigation Conference which is convened at the ICAO headquarter in Montreal, Canada.
The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) on Tuesday said that a third of all aviation accidents are related to runway operations, as the first global runway safety symposium starts in Montreal.
They are drafting a proposal that will be presented in 2011 to the European Commission and the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).
Abu Dhabi: The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and Abu Dhabi Airports Company (Adac) have joined forces to establish the Gulf Centre for Aviation Studies (GCAS) in Abu Dhabi.
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