Flight MH 17 and state responsibility for ensuring safety and security of air transport

  title={Flight MH 17 and state responsibility for ensuring safety and security of air transport},
  author={Ruwantissa I. R. Abeyratne},
  journal={Journal of Transportation Security},
  • R. Abeyratne
  • Published 2 October 2014
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Transportation Security
On 14 and 15 August 2014, The Task Force on Risks to Civil Aviation arising from Conflict Zones (TF RCZ) convened by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) had its first meeting on refining the roles and procedures relating to the mitigation of conflict zone risk in civilian airspace. The quickly scrambled Task Force, a group of specialists, was a direct response to the shooting down of a Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 aircraft operating flight MH 17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur… 


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