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Load Control and Aircraft Messaging (LCAM)

The LCAM Task Force reports to the Ground Handling Council (GHC) and is a multidisciplinary Task Force comprising load control experts from IATA airlines, suppliers and ground handling companies.

Scope of Work

This Task Force focuses on identification strategies for load control processes, aircraft movement including xml messaging and undertakes the continual review, development and improvement of the relevant content of the IATA Airport Handling Manual (AHM) and IATA Ground Operations Manual (IGOM).


The LCAM meets twice per year and is open to  IGHC members (IATA members, non-IATA airlines, Ground Service Providers and Airports) and IATA's Strategic Partners in the Ramp Services and Airside Safety area of interest.

Join us

Through participation in the Task Forces there is the opportunity to influence the ground operations industry. In addition, the Task Forces provide a unique opportunity for industry experts in their field to meet and network with their peers. For participation contact 


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