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Description

Aviation includes the activities surrounding mechanical flight and the aircraft industry. Aircraft includes fixed-wing and rotary-wing types, morphable wings, wing-less lifting bodies, as well as lighter-than-air craft such as hot air balloons and airships.

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Organizations relating to Aviation

International Association of Civil Aviation Chaplains / Melbourne VIC, Australia / Est. 1967
International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine / Est. 1959
International Aviation Training and Education Organisation / Ipswich QLD, Australia
International Aviation Fire Protection Association / Thatcham, UK / Est. 2000
European Society of Air Safety Investigators / Aldershot, UK
Airlines Association of Southern Africa / Johannesburg, South Africa / Est. 2003
Sistema de Cooperación entre las Fuerzas Aéreas Americanas / Tucson AZ, USA / Est. 1961
Asiania Parachute Federation / Coolum QLD, Australia / Est. 1994
Union Européenne Contre les Nuisances des Avions / Milly-sur-Thérain, France / Est. 1968
European Airway Management Society / Est. 2003
Australasian Aviation Ground Safety Council / Est. 1982
Latin American Aviation Historical Society
European Microlight Federation / Borne Sulinowo, Poland / Est. 2003
EUROCAE / Saint-Denis, France / Est. 1963
Interstate Aviation Committee / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1991
European Helicopter Association / Cologne, Germany / Est. 1981
Scandinavian Airline Dispatchers' Association / Kastrup, Denmark
Airline Sports and Cultural Association / Schwechat, Austria / Est. 1947
International Society for Atmospheric Research Using Remotely Piloted Aircraft / Est. 2013
European Federation of Light, Experimental and Vintage Aircraft / Bern, Switzerland / Est. 2007
NATO Airborne Early Warning and Control Force Command / Geilenkirchen, Germany / Est. 1980
International Airline Passengers Association / Haywards Heath, UK / Est. 1960
Ecole africaine de la méteorologie et de l'aviation civile / Niamey, Niger / Est. 1963
International Industry Working Group / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1970
European Aviation Security Training Institute / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1997
Airline Group of IFORS / Southlake TX, USA / Est. 1961
NATO Airborne Early Warning and Control Programme Management Organization / Brunssum, Netherlands / Est. 1978
Council for Environmentally Friendly Aviation / Lightwater, UK
Staff Association of the International Civil Aviation Organization / Montréal QC, Canada / Est. 1948
Regional School for Aerial Navigation and Management / Dakar, Senegal / Est. 1960
ECATS International Association / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 2005
European Aero-Medical Institute / Dusslingen, Germany / Est. 1992
International Coalition for Sustainable Aviation / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1998
Baltic Air Surveillance Network / Kaunas, Lithuania / Est. 1996
Corporación Centroamericana de Servicios de Navegación Aérea / Tegucigalpa, Honduras / Est. 1960
European Civil Aviation Conference / Neuilly-sur-Seine, France / Est. 1954
Scandinavian Airlines System / Stockholm, Sweden / Est. 1946
Flight Safety Foundation / Alexandria VA, USA / Est. 1945
International Airline Training Fund / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1984
European Rotorcraft Forum / Warsaw, Poland / Est. 1975
International Airlines Technical Pool / Luxembourg, Luxembourg / Est. 1948
Red Iberoamericana de Investigación en Transporte Aéreo / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Est. 2007
Caribbean Aviation Safety and Security Oversight System / Kingston, Jamaica / Est. 2008
Flying Doctors' Society of Africa / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1970
International Airlines Travel Agent Network / Montréal QC, Canada
International Shrine Aviation Association / Akron OH, USA / Est. 1985
Institute of Air and Space Law, Montréal / Montréal QC, Canada / Est. 1951
Luftfahrt ohne Grenzen / Frankfurt-Main, Germany
Pacific Mission Aviation / Hagatna, Guam / Est. 1975
Airlines for America / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1936

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World Problems relating to Aviation

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Motion sickness
Pollution by aircraft
Underparticipation of countries in the airline industry
Air pressure injuries
Aircraft harassment
Substance abuse during control of complex equipment
Unsafe aircraft
Unskilled crop dusting
High severance pay for top managers
Sonic boom generated by supersonic aircraft
Invasion of airspace by foreign aircraft
Restrictive practices in cargo airline services
Natural hazards to aircraft
Desynchronization of bodily rhythm by international travel
Aircraft noise
Reservation overbooking
Flight-related illness
Protectionism in the air transportation industry
Air traffic congestion

Action Strategies relating to Aviation

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Monitoring urban-industrial air pollution
Preventing air pollution from aircraft
Investigating aircraft accidents
Assessing the environmental impacts of air transport
Reducing urban air pollution
Researching microware landing systems for aircraft
Reducing air pollution
Setting safety standards for air travel
Improving air transport service
Enforcing air quality controls
Controlling transboundary air pollution
Contracting among airlines
Increasing accountability for sale of surface-to-air missiles
Reducing carbon dioxide emissions from motor vehicles
Reducing watercraft emissions as air and water pollutants
Reducing aircraft noise
Imposing environmental taxes on aircraft
Planning international air transport
Developing international air transport
Promoting aviation safety
Studying flight-related illness
Using military aircraft
Providing adequate air circulation
Strengthening international airline monopoly
Protecting air transportation industry

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