Section IV – Ethic, law, sociology and economics of air and space

The current work in section IV deals with the draft European regulation on accident investigations.

It also examines the issue of the responsibility of space operators, particularly in relation to navigation services.

Demonstrations are regularly organized at the initiative and with the active participation of Section 4.

This is the case in particular of the symposium “Air Traffic and Weather” (9 & 10 November 2010 in Toulouse), as well as the symposium “Airports facing their challenges” (7 & 8 October 2009 to the DGAC).

Previously, section IV examined the development of low-cost air carriers, the difficulties of air transport for persons with disabilities, the evolution of criminal liability in the event of an aerial accident, as well as the regime Of the International Space Station; It discussed the possibility of developing a rating system for airline companies.

Section IV contributes to the activities of the other sections and commissions. It regularly follows the work related to aviation safety.

Section IV is responsible for evaluating applications for the “Air and space transport Law and Economics” award.

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