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Ruwantissa Abeyratne

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  • Aviation Security Lawby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 159.00

    The law plays a significant role in ensuring aviation security. This book addresses new and emerging threats to civil aviation; evaluates security tools now in use such as the Public Key Directory, Advance Passenger Information, Passenger Name Record and Machine Readable travel documents in the context of their legal and regulatory background; and... more...

  • Space Security Lawby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 149.00

    Applying a legal framework to outer space is fraught with thorny dilemmas: how, for example, do you legislate for activities that straddle air space and outer space? This book explores current issues such as the accountability of nations already using space. more...

  • Strategic Issues in Air Transportby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 139.00

    There are broadly four strategic issues in aviation: safety; security; environmental protection; and sustainability in air transport. These issues will remain for a long time as key considerations in the safe, regular, efficient and economic development of air transport. Within these four broad categories come numerous subjects that require attention... more...

  • Air Navigation Lawby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 139.00

    The aviation community, in which the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO) play leading roles, is hard at work in bringing aviation into the 21st Century. In doing so, the United States and Europe have taken proactive steps forward... more...

  • Aeronomics and Lawby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 139.00

    This book embarks on a contemporary analysis of the interaction of economics and law relating to air transport, delving into the major issues that plague the industry. It shows how some of the thorny and frustrating issues could be approached sensibly. Among the issues discussed are the anomaly of exponential growth of air transport which makes airline... more...

  • Convention on International Civil Aviationby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer International Publishing 2013; Not Available

    This book surveys the practical and legal aspects of the Chicago Convention on International Civil Aviation, detailing its effects, and efforts of ICAO and the global aviation community to keep air transport on track and ready for future exponential growth. more...

  • Regulation of Air Transportby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer International Publishing 2013; Not Available

    Following the 6th Worldwide Air Transport Conference, this book poses a vital question: shouldn?t it be ICAO?s purpose to analyze trends and guide the industry, rather than act merely as a forum updating the air transport policies of participating countries? more...

  • Law and Regulation of Aerodromesby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer International Publishing 2014; Not Available

    With air traffic and passenger numbers increasing rapidly worldwide, this trusty reference point for aviation professionals covers the regulatory framework and functional aspects of aerodrome operations, from certification to security and finance. more...

  • Aviation and Climate Changeby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 54.99

    The book addresses the most critical issue faced by aviation and climate change: namely the development of a market based measure to control aircraft engine emissions. It discusses the current market economic trends as they impact to aviation and suggests steps and measures to be taken in the development of a workable MBM. ICAO has three years to come... more...

  • Regulation of Commercial Space Transportby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 54.99

    This book provides a look at the various nuances of the commercial aspects of space transport and offers a workable and practical legal and regulatory approach to be taken by the International Civil Aviation Organization. The book also addresses the perceived lack of wisdom in neglecting to consider the basic legal structure of a regulatory regime... more...