ECAC participates in ICAO Cyber Summit & Exhibition 2017 in Dubai

ECAC participated in the ICAO Cyber Summit & Exhibition 2017 , hosted by the United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) in Dubai from 4 to 6 April 2017. Over 500...

First EaP/CA Project workshop in Paris considers cargo and mail security

The first workshop delivered by the EU-funded and ECAC-implemented Project for Eastern Partnership and Central Asia Countries ( EaP/CA Project ) took place at ECAC's offices in Paris on 28 and 29...

ITF Roundtable: Safety Management Systems across all modes of transport

On 23-24 March, ECAC took part in a roundtable on Safety Management Systems (SMS), organised by the International Transport Forum at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development...

Air Transport News 2017 Air Transport Awards: ICAO Sec Gen and ECAC Exec Sec among winners

The 2017 Air Transport Awards Ceremony took place in Athens on 25 March. These international prizes award some of the main categories of the air transport industry (manufacturers, service...

23rd ECAC Security Forum

The 23 rd meeting of the ECAC Security Forum took place in Paris on 9 and 10 March gathering 59 representatives from 29 ECAC Member States, 3 observer countries (Israel, Singapore and the United...

ECAC security auditors gather for their annual meeting in Paris

ECAC security auditors held their 15 th meeting in Paris on 7 and 8 March. This annual meeting provides auditors with the opportunity to exchange ideas and information and offer feedback to...

Second edition of CASE News

CASE Project Newsletter - Number 2 DOWNLOAD IN PDF The second edition of the Project's newsletter details the activities...

Drafting the ICAO Global Aviation Security Plan

More than 25 participants from Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States and ACI, IATA, European Commission and ECAC gathered in...

ECAC Spotlight: Behaviour Detection Study Group

ECAC Behaviour Detection Study Group  Interview with BDSG Chair Sven Keijsers   ECAC established a  Behaviour Detection Study Group (BDSG)  in 2011 with...

EaP/CA Project: First training course on best practices for cargo inspectors takes place at Schiphol airport

The EU-funded Project for Eastern Partnership and Central Asia Countries ( EaP/CA Project )  conducted its first training course on best practices for cargo inspectors at the Royal...

Dublin hosts 43rd Best Practices for National Auditors course

From 20 to 24 February, a multilateral Best Practices for National Auditors - level 1 (BPNA-1) course was hosted by the Irish Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport in Dublin. Eight experts...

CASE Project workshop on risk management in Senegal

The CASE Project conducted its first workshop on the theme of risk management in Dakar on 23-24 January 2017, jointly organised by ECAC, in charge of implementing the EU-funded CASE Project, and...

ECAC adopts fourth edition of ECAC Doc 29 on the Standard Method of Computing Noise Contours around Civil Airports

On 7 December, during their 147 th Directors General meeting, ECAC States endorsed the latest version of ECAC Doc 29 . This is the fourth edition of the "Report on Standard Method of...

Deadline extended: Accounting and Database Support Associate Vacancy

2017/03/G  101815 Accounting and Database Support Associate Position Level (Grade) G7 ICAO Duty Station Paris Country France Closing Time...

Last meeting of 2016 for ECAC Directors General

ECAC Directors General held their one hundred and forty-seventh meeting on 7 December in Paris. Their third gathering of the year mainly focused on reviewing the outcome of the 39 th Session of...

CASE Project Best Practices for National Auditors training in Togo

The CASE Project's second Best Practices for National Auditors - Level 1 training and subsequent Certification of National Auditors took place from 5 to 10 December 2016 in Lomé, Togo. The...

DG for The Netherlands Rob Huyser joins JAA TO Foundation Board

On 5 January 2017, ECAC Co-ordinating Committee appointed Mr. Rob Huyser, Director for Civil Aviation, The Netherlands, Ministry for Infrastructure and the Environment, as the latest member of...

Drones under scrutiny at ECAC ninth annual Forum

On 6 December, ECAC's Directors General gathered in Paris for their ninth annual Forum. The theme of this year's Forum – «Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems» – was particularly timely. With the...

ICAO Assembly strikes historical agreement to mitigate aviation CO2 emissions

" The eyes of the world are on us " stated ICAO Council President Dr Benard Aliu during his opening speech at the 39 th Session of the ICAO Assembly (27 September – 7 October). Dr Aliu...

Save the date! Next edition of ECAC-EU Dialogue to be held in Rome on 27-28 June 2017

The next edition of the ECAC-EU Dialogue will take place in Rome on 27 and 28 June 2017.   For one and a half days, participants will reflect on the theme of the costs and investments...