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Thailand “red-flagged” by ICAO for safety concerns

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has "red flagged" Thailand over what it sees as significant safety concerns within the country's aviation sector.


June 22, 2015
By ICAO

Following an audit earlier this year, the ICAO, a United Nations agency, issued Thailand a warning in March relating to its ability to oversee airlines under its jurisdiction, giving the country 90 days to address its concerns.

On Thursday (June 18) it amended its online Safety Audit Information, issuing Thailand a red flag for failing to adequately deal with the situation within that time frame. | READ MORE