It was easy to assume that ICAO’s role in this regional conflict was over. Sometimes the penumbra of power is as forceful as the explicit authority.
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Europe is partnering with South Asia to meet the opportunities and challenges of the region, while the FAA is focusing on the Caribbean to increase airport safety and certification.
After 3 years, Norwegian Air International (NAI) was issued the final grant of foreign air carrier authority by the US DOT. NAI’s bureaucratic voyage to the U.S. has been an exceedingly slow process.
The FAA’s criteria in setting goals and choosing to support the Caribbean appear to ignore the potential economic value of this investment. The Caribbean may be a good #1 target; might not have Africa been better?
Resolutions are not as impactful as convictions of the responsible parties. The criminal condemnation would be a lasting legal memorial to the lives lost on MH-17, particularly if that punishment deters future reckless fire.
What is the basis of this news story and is it likely that the Russian media company’s prediction will really happen?
The globe is composed of 196 countries (of which 192 are members of the United Nations). Each is a sovereign; within their boundaries and where flag flies (for embassies, ships and aircraft—the later tow in…
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