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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Introduction to Air Law 10th ed isbn 9789041191366

An Introduction to Air Law 9th ed

ISBN13: 9789041137296
New Edition ISBN: 9789041191366
Previous Edition ISBN: 9789041124586
Published: May 2012
Publisher: Kluwer Law International
Country of Publication: The Netherlands
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

The prodigious scope of legal expertise demanded by practice in the field of international aviation law has been met by this preeminent resource for decades.

Now in its ninth edition, and as always brought fully up to date with the newest developments, it is ready to be of unmatched service to any practicing member of the air law community anywhere in the world.

Coverage includes such aspects as the following:-

  • sovereignty in airspace;
  • market access and open skies agreements;
  • inter-airline cooperation;
  • the EU regime affecting air transport;
  • air carrier liability;
  • insurance and product liability;
  • safety regulation, including, ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs);
  • international and regional organizations;
  • rights in aircraft; and
  • aviation security.
In particular, the new edition incorporates material on such pressing current issues as liberalization of air services in all parts of the world, environmental protection, with references to measures regarding aircraft emissions, and criminal acts affecting the safety of aviation.

The authors detail revisions to the EU-US Agreement on Air Transport and the EU regulatory regime, and describe recent conventions such as the 2009 ICAO Convention on third party liability and the Beijing Convention and Protocol of 2010.

The presentation throughout brings the book’s coverage of jurisprudence on air carrier liability up to date, with new cases from the US, the UK, and other jurisdictions, including decisions of the EU Court of Justice. The book’s extensive references to scholarship in the field have been expanded and updated.