An Introduction to Air Law (Hardcover)

By I. H. Philepina Diederiks-Verschoor

Kluwer Law International, 9789041124586, 345pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2006

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Description

In addition to the book s well-known detailed analysis of the Warsaw System and the Chicago Convention on Civil Aviation still the two main pillars of present-day aviation legislation this thoroughly revised and updated edition incorporates material on such crucial new and emerging issues as the following:
- the enormous change in basic assumptions and perceptions regarding aviation security that have come about as a result of the increase in international terrorism
- the effect of the coming into force of the Montreal Convention 1999 on liability of air carriers and the Cape Town Convention 2001 on security interests in mobile equipment
- the advent of the European Aviation Safety Agency
- the growth of the European "single sky initiative"
- new rules in such areas as insurance, the right to fly, and liability for maintenance of aircraft