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The future of airports

10. February 2017 - 12:14
Development of airport infrastructure has lagged behind travel growth. Traffic at some major airports is already exceeding planned capacity while other airports are starting to experience congestion. With...

Making dreams fly: the Solar Impulse story

4. February 2017 - 14:12
Solar Impulse made history by circumnavigating the entire world using only solar energy. The daring designers of electric aircraft have made a lot of progress recently and such experimental models will...

ICAOʼs flight plan takes off

4. February 2017 - 14:12
Air transport has become essential to our global society. In fact, it would be difficult to envisage a world without aviation. Here, Fang Liu, Secretary-General of ICAO, looks at the industryʼs recent...

Taking auditing to new level with International Standard under revision

4. February 2017 - 14:12
ISO’s popular standard for auditing management systems is under revision and has just reached the first voting stage, a crucial step in its development.

How to measure the effectiveness of information security

4. February 2017 - 14:11
You simply can’t be too careful when it comes to information security. Protecting personal records and commercially sensitive information is critical. But how can you tell that your ISO/IEC 27001 information...

Facilitating international trade of wood with ISO standards

4. February 2017 - 14:11
Where would we be without wood? In 2015 alone, we humans consumed a whopping 310 million cubic metres of softwood lumber and 130 million cubic metres of hardwood lumber, totalling USD 129 billion. And...