From Aviation Safety to Complex Systems Safety

From Aviation Safety to Complex Systems Safety

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ACVFFI attended to "From Aviation Safety to Complex Systems Safety" Before that ACVFFI was set up, ACVFG was the organization for victims into ICAO. Paolo Petinarolli was the Chair of Foundazione 8 Ottobre and was part of ACVFG. In fact, ACVFFI's members as Mrs. Vera and Mr. Pontes have been deeply touched by passing away of Paolo. They was part of Task Force 285 into ICAO which create the Doc 9998. Logically, ACVFFI decided to attend to this event held in Milan and organized by Foundazione 8 Ottobre. Mrs. Águeda Rueda, Mr. Junaid Hamid and Mrs. Pilar Vera, ACVFFI's members, participated in this conference. 15th Anniversary of Milan’s Linate Air Accident . 28th OCTOBER, 2016 On the 15th anniversary of Milano Linate accident, in order to remember the 118 victims and…
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8th GHAC & Exhibition

8th GHAC & Exhibition

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The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) held 8th Global Humanitarian Aviation Conference & Exhibition (8th GHAC) scheduled from the 19-21 October 2016 at the Melia Castilla in Madrid, Spain. It was held in collaboration with ICAO, FAA, EASA, IFALPA, COPAC, SENASA, FSF, IATA, Spanish Ministries of (Public Works - Fomento, Foreign Affairs, Economy - ICEX), the City Council of Madrid - Madrid Convention Bureau, Spanish Civil Aviation Authority, Spanish airport company, United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority (UAE GCAA) among many others. What is GHAC? This global conference aims to create dialogue amongst aviation industry stakeholders on the importance of humanitarian air operations. Furthermore, the conference topics took a closer look on existing and globally accepted aviation safety standards and identified aviation safety concerns not just for the benefit…
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WPs of ACVFFI approved in ICAO 39th General Assembly

WPs of ACVFFI approved in ICAO 39th General Assembly

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ACVFFI in 39th General Assembly of ICAO [caption id="attachment_538" align="alignleft" width="181"] From left to right: Mr. Hamid, Ms. Vera and Ms. Rueda[/caption] ACVFFI`s Delegation was formed by three persons: ACVFFI's Chairwoman, Pilar Vera (AVJK5022's President) and Agueda Rueda (relative of passenger AH5017) and Junaid Hamid (ACAA's President from Pakistan). They participated in the 39th ICAO General Assembly held in Montreal from September 27 to October 7. It was the first time in the history of this UN Agency, which Federation of Victims attends as an observer recognised by its Council on 02/29/2016.  ACVFFI presented to Assembly three Working Papers Each documents address an unique item: WP-270: Elevation to Standard of Recommendation 8.46 dealing with Assistance to Victims in Annex 13. WP-271: Guide to Ensure the Independence of the Official Commissions of…
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