On 8-9 November 2017, Secretary-General a.i. Professor Anna Veneziano took part in an Asia-Pacific Regional Event on the Cape Town Convention and its Aircraft Protocol and cross-border transferability of Aircraft. The event was jointly organised by the Aviation Working Group (AWG) and Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS), with the support of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and UNIDROIT, and hosted by the Singapore Aviation Academy (SAA). The Seminar addressed the economic benefits of the CTC, including links with the interpretation and implementation of, and compliance with, the CTC provisions, as well as regional and global CTC developments. There was a special focus on actions by civil aviation authorities, as well as a special session dedicated to ICAO’s new activities on the cross-border transfer of aircraft. The event was attended by 99 international participants from 23 countries, and boasted a strong line-up of expert speakers, from both the government and industry, to speak on the Convention and Aircraft Protocol.
-> Click here for the programme.
-> Click here for more information on the Aircraft Protocol.