Second ICAO Conference on Aviation and Alternative Fuels (CAAF2)

Second ICAO Conference on Aviation and Alternative Fuels (CAAF2)

Date:
11 - 13 October 2017
Location:
Mexico City , MEXICO
Venue:
Hotel Presidente Intercontinental,Campos Eliseos 218, Polanco, Polanco IV Section
Registration:
Registration Open

​​​​​caafvideoscrshot.PNGAt the 39th Session of the ICAO Assembly, Resolutions A39-2 (Consolidated statement of continuing ICAO policies and practices related to environmental protection – Climate change) reaffirmed the need for alternative fuels to be developed and deployed in an economically, socially and environmentally acceptable manner.

 

The 39th Session of the Assembly also welcomed the convening of this second ICAO Conference on Aviation and Alternative Fuels, with the aim of developing an ICAO Vision on Aviation Alternative Fuels. This Vision will encourage States to take action at national and international levels to further develop and deploy sustainable alternative fuels for aviation. 


 

The Conference will build upon the results of ​the ICAO Alternative Fue​ls Seminar, held in February 2017, ​and of the First ICAO Conference on Aviation and Alternative Fuels (CAAF), held in November 2009, which endorsed the use of sustainable alternative fuels for aviation as an important means of reducing aviation emissions and established the ICAO Global Framework for Aviation Alternative Fuels (GFAAF).​


 

 

This Conference will be conducted in conducted in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, and Spanish languages.​​​


 

Video Message - ICAO NACC Regional Office Director Mr. Melvin Cintron confirms that the ICAO Regional Office in Mexico City is open for business in the aftermath of the recent earthquakes, and explains how ICAO is working with local governments to rebuild and restore capacity in disaster affected areas in ICAO's North and Central American and Caribbean Region.​​ 

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