All posts tagged "ICAO"

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    Cork Airport First to Have ICAO Wildlife Operators

    In 2015, Kieran O’Regan, a Station Officer within the Airport Police at Cork Airport, took on a...

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    E-Cigarettes Pose Fire Hazard in Checked Luggage

    The International Civil Organisation (ICAO) has issued a bulletin to all airlines urging them to ban electronic cigarettes, a nicotine delivery device, from all checked-in luggage.   The ICAO bulletin outlines a number of recent incidents involving e-cigarettes overheating and, in some cases, causing fires. These could create a catastrophic situation if...

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    One-Year Freeze on EU-ETS for All Airlines

    The EU Commissioner for Climate Action, Connie Hedegaard, announced yesterday a moratorium on the enforcement of the EU Emission Trading Scheme (ETS) to all international flights to and from the European Union until September 2013 so as to allow ICAO time to find a global solution on aviation emissions. The scheme will...