Versa Verkehrssicherheitsarbeit für ÖsterreichBundesanstalt für Verkehr
[zum Inhalt]
[zum Bereichsmenü]
[zu den Neuigkeiten]
searchsearch
sitemapsitemap
contactcontact
about us| service| road transport railways aviation navigation cablecar
Deutsch
Bereichsgrafik
Start range menu
>General Basics
>Specialized Basics
>Statistics
>Duties
>Last Published Accident Reports
°Hubschrauber
°Motorflugzeuge
°Motorsegler
°Segelflugzeuge
°Ultraleichtflugzeuge
°Heißluftballon
°Sonstige Luftfahrzeuge
>Links
End range menu;
you are here: Home  >> Aviation >> General Basics Last Update: 06/12/2012
Start content

General Basics

Air accident investigation has a long tradition, which was given an international basis with the signing of the Agreement on International Civil Aviation in Chicago in 1944. The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), which it established, has issued annexes to the agreement and Annex 13 sets out the international procedure for the investigation of air accidents (ICAO). These provisions were enacted in national legislation, principally through the Luftfahrtgesetz (Air Transport Act).
 
When Austria joined the European Union, the substantially more detailed procedures applying in Europe also had to be reflected.
 
Since 1999, the legal basis in Austria has been the Air Accident Investigation Act (FlUG1999). This Act is repealed as of 1.1.2006 by the new Accident Investigation Act (BGBl. (Federal Law Gazette) I No.123/2005 ). This sets out which accidents or operational failures in civil aviation are to be investigated, who conducts the investigation, what powers the investigators have, through to the dispatch of the report.


End content
Print page



TopTop



Copyright © 2005 Bundesanstalt für Verkehr (BAV) - created by bluestep.com|
|> publishing notes | > help and hints to web accessibility




Start newsbox

NEWS

02.12.2014

Neue Untersuchungsberichte / Luftfahrt

Neue Berichte sind abrufbar:

 

>> mehr
20.10.2014

Neue Untersuchungsberichte / Schiene

Neue Berichte sind abrufbar:

 

>> mehr
08.09.2014

Neue Untersuchungsberichte / Luftfahrt

Neue Berichte sind abrufbar:

 

>> mehr
31.07.2014

Neue Untersuchungsberichte / Schiene

Neue Berichte sind abrufbar:

 

>> mehr
28.05.2014

Neue Untersuchungsberichte / Luftfahrt

Neue Berichte sind abrufbar:

 

>> mehr
End newsbox