This course provides an in-depth review of the key aspects of international air law.
Gain insight into the legal and institutional framework of international air law regimes by studying the role and function of principal organizations involved in regulating the industry. Learn how air law developments and legal issues directly impact the aviation industry, and explore potential solutions to common air law issues.
Available as: Classroom & In-Company course
Duration: 3 days (24 hours)
Recommended level: Professional and Management
Upon completing this course you will be able to:
Learn about the importance of the Chicago Convention and its relation to public international air law
Analyze the impact of private international air law instruments and the Warsaw system
Understand the definitions and conditions of code sharing and code share agreements
Understand the legal and institutional framework of the European Union with reference to aviation
Public international air law
The Chicago Convention
Sovereignty, freedoms of the air, open sky agreements
Public international air law
Warsaw and Montreal Conventions
Air carrier liabilities
Document of carriage
EU aviation law
Liberalization and regulation
Code share agreements and conventions
International aviation security regime
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An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.
Participants enrolled in the Diploma in Advanced Studies in Aviation Management will benefit from receiving an academic diploma from both University of Geneva and IATA.
This course has been customized into a three-day format for the IATA-University of Geneva Aviation Management program. It may be taken as a single certificate course, or as part of the Diploma of Advanced Studies in Aviation Management, or Executive MBA with specialization in aviation management.
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This course is recommended for:
Airline in-house counsel
Government officials involved in the air transport sector
Aviation lawyers in private practice
Lawyers in related fields seeking an understanding of the international aviation industry