International Civil Aviation Day - December 7

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International Civil Aviation Day was established in 1994 by ICAO, through Assembly Resolution A29-1, to mark the 50th anniversary of the Organization, created on 7 December 1944. In 1996, pursuant to an ICAO initiative and with the assistance of the Canadian Government, the United Nations General Assembly by resolution officially recognized 7 December as International Civil Aviation Day and listed it as an official UN day.

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Fear of Flying is the fear of being an airplane or other flying vehicle like a helicopter, while in flight. The fear of flying is a real issue for man

Fear of Flying: Overcoming Limitations

Fear of Flying is the fear of being an airplane or other flying vehicle like a helicopter, while in flight. The fear of flying is a real issue for man

Vickers Wellington  The longest-serving of the trio of medium bombers with which Bomber Command at the outset of World War II, the Wellington, affectionately known as the 'Wimpey' by its crews, flew on many of the defining operations until its last bombing mission over the Reich in October 1943, although a few soldiered on with specialist units within the Command until January 1945

Vickers Wellington The longest-serving of the trio of medium bombers with which Bomber Command at the outset of World War II, the Wellington, affectionately known as the 'Wimpey' by its crews, flew on many of the defining operations until its last bombing mission over the Reich in October 1943, although a few soldiered on with specialist units within the Command until January 1945

Best Place to Sit on a Plane [infographic]

Best Place to Sit on a Plane | Daily Infographic

Best Place to Sit on a Plane

this is a infographics shows a comparison about two biggest commercial airplane company in the planet, in several varying aspects.

Boeing Vs Airbus

this is a infographics shows a comparison about two biggest commercial airplane company in the planet, in several varying aspects.

App in the Air user stats - provides total stats for app users (miles, hours, top airport and airlines & etc.)

App in the Air - Top Airport and Airlines

App in the Air user stats - provides total stats for app users (miles, hours, top airport and airlines & etc.)

The American-made GE90-115B is the most powerful jet engine ever built. It has 50 percent more thrust than the rocket that took Alan Shepard to space. This week, GE Aviation shipped engine No. 1,000 to Boeing. Our map shows where it was made.

The UK has an ever increasing range of airports these days, as the number of flight goes up and up. But where are most flights on time, and which airp

The UKs Most Punctual Airports

The UK has an ever increasing range of airports these days, as the number of flight goes up and up. But where are most flights on time, and which airp

Talkin’ ‘Bout GEnx. Record-Breaking GEnx Engine by the Numbers.

See what more efficient air travel looks like. The infographic above charts the massive effect RNP could have in 46 American cities.

Optimized Descents. Many flights today are burning unnecessary fuel and creating excess noise because of stairstep descents and extra long flight paths. This visualization shows how GE's flight management system might help to optimize descents, reducing fuel consumption and CO2 emissions at three sample airports.

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Climate Change : Action Plan

Climate Change : Action Plan

ICAO Assembly – 38th Session   From 24 September to 4 October 2013 - During Assembly Sessions, ICAO’s complete work programme in the technical, economic, legal and technical cooperation fields is reviewed in detail. Assembly outcomes are then provided to the other bodies of ICAO and to its Member States in order to guide their continuing and future work, as prescribed in Article 49 of the Convention on International Civil Aviation.

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Aviation is a major contributor to global warming with its pollution projected to grow significantly if left uncontrolled. With devastating droughts, floods, fires, and storms devastating communities around the world, we need all the global warming reductions we can get. The aviation sector shouldn’t be left off the hook to help address global warming. Next week Secretary Kerry has the chance to help advance an international agreement to cut aviation’s global warming pollution.

Secretary Kerry: Secure Global Agreement to Reduce Aviation Pollution

Aviation is a major contributor to global warming with its pollution projected to grow significantly if left uncontrolled. With devastating droughts, floods, fires, and storms devastating communities around the world, we need all the global...

Efficiency Trends for New Commercial Jet Aircraft -  1960 to 2008

Efficiency Trends for New Commercial Jet Aircraft - 1960 to 2008

Bridging the aviation CO2 emissions gap: why emissions trading is needed

Centre for Aviation, Transport and the Environment - Bridging the aviation CO2 emissions gap: why emissions trading is needed

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