One year after the Eyjafjallajokull eruption, ICAO—in cooperation with the European Commission, Eurocontrol and EASA—is organizing a volcanic ash simulation exercise on April 13-14 to test the effectiveness of changes to its volcanic ash procedures and contingency plan for Europe (ATW Daily News, May 11, 2010). The crisis exercise also involves more than 70 airlines, 14 air navigation service providers, 10 national regulatory authorities, as well as the Volcanic Ash Advisory ...

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