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1

Paris 1919

Sovereignty
Innocent passage of civilian passengers
Registration of aircraft

2

Warsaw 1929

Air carriers liabilities towards passengers and cargo. This is applied to international carriage.

The need for travel documents

Later modified by Hague 1955 and Montreal 1999

3

Rome 1933/1952

Dealt with the liabilities of air operators to third parties due to damage by their aircraft.

The concept of absolute Liability

Later modified by Montreal protocol 1978

4

Chicago Convention 1944

Foundation of modern principles and values of the air.

Formation of ICAO with 54 members states (192 now)

2 parts: DOC 7300 and the ICAO.

5

Tokyo Convention 1963

Dealt with criminal offences committed onboard aircraft.

The state of registration has authority to exercise jurisdiction

6

Hague convention 1970

Unlawful seizure of an aircraft (hijacking)

Commander responsibilities. Authority to deal with offences and maintain good order onboard

7

Montreal convention 1971

Expanded upon Hague 1970 by extending unlawful seizure to ground services and navigation equipment

8

Montreal convention 1999

Improvement on the principles of Warsaw 1929.
Modernisation and improvement of standardisation and liabilities.

9

Third Liberalisation Agreement 1993

Free access to job opportunities
Free access to air traffic market
Free pricing