Dr. Assad Kotaite The final months of Dr. Assad Kotaite's 30-year tenure as president of the ICAO Council were not a time for reflection and self-congratulation; they were a farewell tour de force. "There is absolutely no room for complacency where safety is concerned. There never was and there never will be," Kotaite told the Conference of Directors General of Civil Aviation last March in Montreal, imploring attendees to "stand united against those who compromise aviation safety" and ...

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