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International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) - Articles and news items

Further cooperation and progress on aviation security essential say ICAO at UN Security Council

Airport news  •  26 September 2016  •  International Airport Review

World governments must continue to make progress on aviation security, ICAO stressed at the UN Security Council ministerial session....

ICAO announces 2017 opportunities for young aviation professionals

Airport news  •  22 September 2016  •  International Airport Review

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) launches the recruitment campaign for the 2017 Young Aviation Professionals Programme...

ICAO stresses importance of civil aviation standards to safety

Airport news  •  21 September 2016  •  International Airport Review

ICAO’s development and implementation of global standards has fostered the development of safe and sustainable aviation since the UN agency was created, declared Dr. Fang Liu, ICAO’s Secretary General...

Airport Security Week: Theresa May to propose UN crackdown on airport security

Airport Extra, Airport news  •  19 September 2016  •  Roy Manuell, Digital Content Producer

Theresa May will announce in New York at the UN summit plans to inaugurate the first United Nations resolution on aviation security...

Whitepaper: Off aerodrome reporting software

Whitepapers  •  15 September 2016  •  Scarecrow Group Limited

Scarecrow Group Limited offer a whitepaper discussing the important issue of attempting to prevent wildlife/bird strike at aerodromes...

ICAO discusses African civil aviation priorities with Chad President and current AU Chairman

Airport news  •  14 September 2016  •  International Airport Review

The President of ICAO visited Chad last week to discuss civil aviation policy with the Republic’s President, also the current Chairman of the African Union...

Carbon neutral aviation growth: Release of ICAO Assembly text

Airport news  •  5 September 2016  •  Roy Manuell, Digital Content Producer

The final text of the ICAO Assembly Resolution for the adoption of a market-based measure (MBM) for offsetting carbon emissions from international civil aviation is now available...

Airlines can meet climate goals without cutting corners says WWF

Airport news  •  7 June 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

WWF is calling on the industry to commit to high quality carbon credits and sustainable alternative fuels in order to meet their climate goals.

ATC: IFATCA – One sky, one voice

Issue 6 2015  •  27 November 2015  •  Scott Shallies, Deputy President, IFATCA

The International Federation of Air Traffic Controllers’ Associations (IFATCA) is the global professional voice of Air Traffic Controllers. Since its inception in 1961, IFATCA has grown, and is now representing over 50,000 controllers in 133 countries from all parts of the world. As its Deputy President Scott Shallies explains, IFATCA represents the professional interests of Air Traffic Controllers, and amongst their aims is to promote safety, efficiency and regularity in international air navigation, and to assist and advise in the development of safe and orderly systems of air traffic control and new procedures and facilities...

Collaborative aviation Climate Action takes flight

Airport news  •  26 September 2014  •  The International Civil Aviation Organisation

The aviation sector joined other business and government groups at the United Nations Climate Summit to announce a commitment on climate action between the International Civil Aviation Organization...

GCAS named ICAO’s Regional Training Centre of Excellence for the Middle East

Airport news  •  10 September 2014  •  Abu Dhabi Airports

The Gulf Centre for Aviation Studies continues to win accolades from leading industry bodies, as it announces that it has been selected as the Regional Training Centre of Excellence by the International Civil Aviation Organization for the Middle East region...

Passenger traffic growth stays strong in June – Slight slowing from May

Airport news  •  6 August 2014  •  The International Air Transport Association

The International Air Transport Association announced global passenger traffic results for June showing a modest deceleration in demand growth compared to the prior month...

Statement on Ebola outbreak from the International Air Transport Association

Airport news  •  31 July 2014  •  The International Air Transport Association

An Ebola virus disease outbreak has been reported in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea. The International Air Transport Association is coordinating closely with the World Health Organization...

Joint statement on risks to civil aviation arising from conflict zones

Airport news  •  30 July 2014  •  The International Civil Aviation Organization

The International Civil Aviation Organization, the International Air Transport Association, Airports Council International and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation, jointly express their strong condemnation of the use of weapons against civil aviation...

Foreword: Enhancing global security and facilitation

Issue 3 2014  •  17 June 2014  •  ICAO Secretary General, Raymond Benjamin

The International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO’s) main goal in the area of security and facilitation will be the implementation of its new ICAO Traveller Identification Programme (TRIP) strategy, which is described in more detail here by ICAO Secretary General, Raymond Benjamin...


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