Dr. Atsushi Iwata, VP of NEC’s Safer City Solutions Division, explains how biometric services can play a key role in creating a better end-user experience for air passengers.
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News & articles from International Airport Review covering the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), which codifies international air navigation
The project will work to modernise Aden Airport and bring it up to the standards of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).
The Secretary General of ICAO has stated that the enhancement of ICAO's implementations is benefitting the Middle East both environmentally and economically.
The importance of economic development within air transport has been stressed by the UN agency.
ACI World Director General, Angela Gittens, has expressed the industry's need for "harmonised processes for the detection of, and counter measures against, unauthorised drone operations."
Speaking at the ICAO 40th Assembly, ICAO Secretary General, Dr Fang Liu, discussed aviation safety and air navigation capacity and efficiency.
Cyber-security has been identified as a real risk for the aviation sector, requiring resilient systems and robust and efficient defences.
The CCC looks at how to bring IAS emissions formally within the UK’s net-zero target, setting out the rationale and the implications for the UK’s climate strategy.
Climate change will be the pressing issue as ICAO’s 193 member states meet in Montreal from 24 September until 4th October 2019.
ACI has launched a programme to improve passenger and baggage screening at airports worldwide to increase efficiency.
CANSO is advocating strong regional collaboration and the acceleration of innovation to improve the performance of air traffic management in Africa.
Quito Airport has become the first international airport in the entire Latin American and Caribbean region to achieve carbon neutrality.
One of the capacity restraints the Asia-Pacific region is facing comes from a lack of human resources, in terms of both recruiting and training skilled-aviation personnel.
With capacity set to continue its strong growth in the Asia-Pacific region, ACI highlights the importance of efficiency, protecting existing infrastructure and investing where is necessary.
Essa Abdulla ALmalki, Permanent Representative – Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to ICAO, offers an insight into how the aviation industry has become a cornerstone of the Qatari economy and accelerated the country’s economic growth.