Essential Documents on International Air Carrier Liability (EDIACL)
1 October 2012, 3rd edition
Carriage of Goods by Air: Guide to the International Legal Framework
27 June 2006
Report developed by the UNCTAD secretariat.
UK Department for Transport (DfT) Reports and Documents
All of the links under this heading will redirect to the DfT website.
Contrails / Chemtrails – Frequently Asked Questions
2 October 2012
This document features frequently asked questions concerning contrails. It also addresses theories and reports relating to chemtrails.
ATOL reforms using primary legislation: Impact Assessment (IA)
9 August 2012
An Impact Assessment for ATOL Reforms using Primary Legislation.
The extent to which airlines’ interests are aligned with those of passengers
30 July 2012
This report concerns the extent to which airlines’ interests are aligned with those of passengers.
Guidance to the Civil Aviation Authority on environmental objectives (2005)
24 July 2012
Guidance to the Civil Aviation Authority on environmental objectives issued on 16 March 2005 and last updated 23 December 2005.
Reducing the Environmental Impacts of Ground Operations and Departing Aircraft: An Industry Code of Practice
28 June 2012
The Code of Practice gives advise on four operational techniques aimed at improving the environmental impacts of aircraft operations during the ground operations and departure phase of the flight.
United Kingdom forward programme of possible bilateral air services talks
7 September 2012
This document contains details of the forward programme of possible bilateral air services talks.
Civil Aviation (Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing) Regulations 2012
4 april 2012
The new ATOL regulations were laid before Parliament on the 4th April and will come into force on the 30th April 2012.
Protocol – The Role of Air, Marine and Rail Accident Investigation Branches and their relationship with the Department for Transport
27 March 2012
Protocol of work for the three Accident Investigation Branches (AIBs).
Civil Aviation Bill – Aviation security brief
7 March 2012
This brief has been developed as a background brief to the Civil Aviation Bill aviation security provisions for MPs and stakeholders.
Main changes to the Civil Aviation Bill
21 February 2012
Main changes made to the Civil Aviation Bill between publication of the draft Bill in November 2011 and introduction on the 19 January 2012.
Airport Charges Regulations Policy on the designation and de-designation of airports with more than 5 million passengers
20 February 2012
The document details the procedure and criteria to be used when deciding whether designation is warranted for the purposes of section 40 of the Airports Act 1986 (on the basis of a market power examination by the CAA) in accordance with section 40A(2) of that Act.
Reforming the Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing (ATOL) scheme: Impact Assessment (IA)
9 February 2012
The final impact assessment for reforms to the Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing (ATOL) scheme.
Aviation Industry Notifications
2 February 2012
Aviation industry notifications.
Impact assessment for the Civil Aviation Bill
19 January 2012
The impact assessments to the Civil Aviation Bill as introduced to the House of Commons on 19 January 2012.
Addendum to the 2002 guidance to the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on environmental objectives relating to the exercise of its air aviation functions
17 January 2012
The DfT is publishing the attached interim technical addendum to the 2002 Guidance to the Civil Aviation Authority on environmental objectives relating to the exercise of its air navigation functions.