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Can IAA assure Safety of globally dispersed NAI operations? It’s not Open, but Safe Skies at issue!

The impressive array of experts aligned in support of or in opposition to the notion, that the Open Skies Agreement’s “social dimension” provides a basis to deny Norwegian Air International’s foreign air carrier application, appears…



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The Optimism of US Ambassador to ICAO for adoption of an Agreement on Aircraft Emissions may have been Jaundiced by the Greens

Welcome to Washington, correction Montreal, your Excellency Michael A. Lawson, US Ambassador to the International Civil Aviation Organization. The aviation policy winds are shifty and your expression of hope (see first article below↓) may become…





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WikiLeaks and News Report fail to understand Sovereign-to-Sovereign Aviation Regulatory Communications

ARTICLE: US fears about Australian airlines’ safety revealed Because it comes from Wiki Leaks and because headlines tend to be sensational, the natural conclusion is that the sky must have been falling in Australia. In…