Canada To Lead Conflict Zone Safety Effort

9M-MRD, the aircraft involved in the shootdown of Malaysia Airlines 777-200.
Credit: Alan Wilson
Canada has taken up the mantle of leading an international effort to improve airspace safety over and near conflict zones, Transport Minister Marc Garneau said. In a speech at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Aviation Summit on March 5, Garneau called for international collaboration on his nation’s...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and uncrewed aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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