International Civil Aviation Day is made today i.e. 7th December. Celebrated on 7 December 2013 with the objective of highlighting the importance of civil aviation for social, economic development around the world.
For your information, tell us that International Civil Aviation Day promotes the safety and efficiency of air transport and creates awareness about the role of the International Civil Organization in air transport. The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) is a part of the United Nations responsible for the development of international standards for aviation safety. International Civil Aviation Day is celebrated on December 7 every year. The International Civil Aviation Treaty was signed on the same day in Chicago in 1944.
Facts related to International Civil Aviation Organisation
1. The International Civil Aviation Organisation was established on December 7, 1944 to secure international cooperation and uniformity in civil aviation matters.
2. The reason behind celebrating this day is to create and strengthen global awareness of the importance of international civil aviation in social and economic development, as well as to promote the safety, efficiency and regularity of international air transport.
3. According to an ICAO initiative of the Un General Assembly in 1996 and with the assistance of the Canadian government, international civil aviation day was announced as December 7.
4. The International Civil Aviation Organisation works closely with other UN members including the World Meteorological Organization, the International Telecommunications Association, the Universal Postal Union, the World Health Organization and the International Maritime Organization.