Skip to main content

Test Home
You & IATA

Search

You are here: Home » Pressroom » Press Releases
  • Print this page
  • Share this page
  • Press Release RSS feeds

Press Release No.:  

Date: 9 March 2011

News Brief: CAAC and IATA sign MoU on ULD airworthiness

Istanbul – During the World Cargo Symposium, the General Administration of Civil Aviation of China (CAAC) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) signed a memorandum of understanding for long-term collaboration in Unit Load Device (ULD) related airworthiness standards and regulations.

The agreement covers the following topics:

  • Airworthiness training activities
  • Harmonization of industry standards and regulations
  • Meetings and seminars to raise awareness of ULD standards
  • Airworthiness requirements and standards related to design, operation and maintenance of ULDs

The agreement signifies the growing importance of China as a cargo hub and IATA’s continued focus on a supply chain approach to safety.

For more information, please contact:
Corporate Communications
Tel: + 41 22 770 2967
Email: corpcomms@iata.org


Notes for Editors:

  • IATA (International Air Transport Association) represents some 230 airlines comprising 93% of scheduled international air traffic.
  • You can follow us at http://twitter.com/iata2press for news specially catered for the media.

 

ADVERTISEMENT


Additional information

© International Air Transport Association (IATA) 2014. All rights reserved.