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Airline Industry News, Trends, Analysis

Day: 23 February 2016

#Aviation Safety

Some Progress in Passenger Safety as ICAO Bans Lithium Cargo

Reuters is reporting that the UN’s International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has formally banned carriage of Lithium batteries on commercial passenger aircraft. The ban takes effect as of April 1, and would remain in place “until a new fire-resistant packaging […]