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Flying safer: Commission proposes new rules for better investigation of civil aviation accidents

 

The European Commission today adopted a proposal for a Regulation on the investigation and prevention of accidents and incidents in civil aviation. More efficient and independent inquiries into the causes of air accidents are essential to enhance the safety of air traffic. The Commission also aims to strengthen the rights of the victims of air accidents.

 

29/10/09