World's airlines register strong recovery for 2004 - UN

The world's airlines registered a strong recovery this year with performance for scheduled traffic as measured in ton-kilometres showing a 14 per cent increase over 2003, according to preliminary figures released by the United Nations aviation agency.

Head of UN aviation agency reelected for unprecedented 10th term

Elected to his tenth consecutive term as President of the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Assad Kotaite on Monday praised the aviation community for its exemplary spirit of global cooperation.

Members of UN aviation agency consider urging high-level forum on flight security

Responding to the 11 September terrorist attacks against the United States, members of the United Nations International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) are drafting a resolution calling for an unprecedented, high-level, international conference on aviation security.