The Regulatory Framework of the Air Transportation System



This chapter gives an introduction to the global regulatory and organizational setup of air transport. Based on the freedoms of the air, which are given, the main international contracts are introduced as well as major organizations like ICAO. Here also the way how international regulations are transferred into national rules is described.


International Civil Aviation Organization Federal Aviation Administration Fault Tree Analysis Aviation Security Aircraft Type 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ARTS-DS Aeronautical Research & Technology ServiceFrankfurt/MainGermany
  2. 2.Institute for Air Transportation SystemsTechnical University Hamburg-HarburgHamburgGermany

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