ICAO President Assad Kotaite is calling for a much stronger commitment from governments to control the proliferation of shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles, highlighting these weapons as a major security threat that has not been adequately addressed. A draft resolution on man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) will be introduced at the 35th ICAO Assembly session Sept. 28-Oct. 8, Kotaite said yesterday at a security conference in Washington. He said existing ICAO resolutions ...

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