Raymond Benjamin, Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and Patrick Goudou initialled on 17 May 2013 in Cologne the Working Arrangement on Continuous Monitoring Activities between EASA and ICAO
The European Commission gave the Agency the leadership of a consortium composed of Eurocontrol, the UK CAA and DGAC France to manage the ASEAN Air Transportation Integration Project which aims at supporting the ASEAN region (10 countries of South East Asia) to develop a Single Aviation Market. The consortium met in Cologne on 7 May 2013.
|25/04/2013||The European Aviation Safety Agency today published a proposal to the European Commission containing rules on qualifications for flying in Instrument Meteorological Conditions (IMC). With this so-called Opinion, the Agency puts forward new and more accessible instrument ratings focussed on General Aviation pilots. The proposed changes are expected to increase safety with regard to the accident category of controlled flights into terrain (CFIT) by establishing a better accessible IR. This will enable more European GA pilots to commence this type of training. Click here to access the Opinion|
Protection of source of information
To maintain a high level of civil aviation safety a reporting system of safety information is essential for the implementation of an effective Safety Management System by approved organisations. This is a part of the European Aviation Safety Programme and in the establishment of State Safety Programmes by Member States. read more