Aviation: a risky business. Green and level playing fields? A paradox of virtues 'dumping' - anti-competitiveness!

Article


Fox, S. 2016. Aviation: a risky business. Green and level playing fields? A paradox of virtues 'dumping' - anti-competitiveness! International Journal of Public Law and Policy. 5 (4), pp. 333-367.
AuthorsFox, S.
Abstract

The paper considers the ICAO vision statement (as cited in the lead-in) and investigates the paradoxes found within aviation and the specific intentions of the contracting States. The research investigates the liberalisation of the industry and governments' reluctance to open up the skies. The research also includes a review of the progress made by the EU in terms of liberalisation - internally and externally; and, the research identifies some of the challenges and actions - specifically, in relation to conflicting policies. This includes trying to level up the 'playing-field', particularly in respect to the practice of 'dumping' by the airlines. The paper concludes by returning to the ICAO vision, and finds that, despite an honourable intention of the Contracting States, progression will remain impeded - with the paradox remaining in respect to the statement made and the intention to actually undertake this.

JournalInternational Journal of Public Law and Policy
Journal citation5 (4), pp. 333-367
ISSN2044-7663
Year2016
PublisherInderscience
Accepted author manuscript
License
File Access Level
Anyone
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)doi:10.1504/IJPLAP.2016.082257
Web address (URL)https://doi.org/10.1504/IJPLAP.2016.082257
Publication dates
Online07 Feb 2017
Print2016
Publication process dates
Deposited18 Dec 2019
Copyright holder© 2016 Inderscience Enterprises Ltd.
Permalink -

https://repository.uel.ac.uk/item/8765z

  • 5
    total views
  • 4
    total downloads
  • 5
    views this month
  • 3
    downloads this month

Related outputs

Flying the flag for business unity in a period of uncertainty
Fox, S. 2019. Flying the flag for business unity in a period of uncertainty. Financial Director.
Policing Aviation: Keeping the Peace Intelligence-Fed Security!
Fox, S. 2019. Policing Aviation: Keeping the Peace Intelligence-Fed Security! International Journal on World Peace. 36 (1), pp. 63-92.
Policing: Monitoring, Investigating and Prosecuting ‘Drones’
Fox, S. 2019. Policing: Monitoring, Investigating and Prosecuting ‘Drones’. European Journal of Comparative Law and Governance. 6 (1), pp. 78-126.
Policing mining: In outer-space greed and domination vs. peace and equity a governance for humanity!
Fox, S. 2019. Policing mining: In outer-space greed and domination vs. peace and equity a governance for humanity! Resources Policy.
Policing degrees: New top up degree for serving officers means ‘no-one gets left behind’
Fox, S. 2019. Policing degrees: New top up degree for serving officers means ‘no-one gets left behind’. Policing Insight.
EU Enforcement Mechanisms: Passenger Rights EC Regulation 261/2004
Fox, S. and Martín-Domingo, L. 2019. EU Enforcement Mechanisms: Passenger Rights EC Regulation 261/2004. Annals of Air and Space Law.
Positioning the Drone: Policing the “Risky” Skies
Fox, S. 2019. Positioning the Drone: Policing the “Risky” Skies. Issues in Aviation Law and Policy. 18 (2), pp. 295-331.
Policing - The technological revolution: Opportunities & challenges!
Fox, S. 2018. Policing - The technological revolution: Opportunities & challenges! Technology in Society. 56, pp. 69-78.
A ‘new’ approach to research: The London-focused policing research network
Fox, S. 2018. A ‘new’ approach to research: The London-focused policing research network. Policing Insight.
'The skies the limit!’: Open Skies – with limitations!
Fox, S. and Ismail, R. 2017. 'The skies the limit!’: Open Skies – with limitations! European Journal of Comparative Law and Governance. 4 (1), p. 7–42.
Flying challenges for the future: Aviation preparedness – in the face of cyber-terrorism
Fox, S. 2016. Flying challenges for the future: Aviation preparedness – in the face of cyber-terrorism. Journal of Transportation Security. 9 (3-4), p. 191–218.
Aligning policies: a flying reform in higher education: The development of aviation professionals
Fox, S. 2016. Aligning policies: a flying reform in higher education: The development of aviation professionals. International Journal of Aviation Management. 3 (1), p. 1–25.
Single European Skies: Functional Airspace Blocks – Delays and Responses
Fox, S. 2016. Single European Skies: Functional Airspace Blocks – Delays and Responses. Air and Space Law. 41 (3), p. 201–227.
BREXIT: A Bolt from the Blue! – Red Sky in the Morning?
Fox, S. 2016. BREXIT: A Bolt from the Blue! – Red Sky in the Morning? Issues in Aviation Law and Policy. 16 (1), pp. 83-120.
SPACE: The race for mineral rights ‘The sky is no longer the limit’ Lessons from earth!
Fox, S. 2016. SPACE: The race for mineral rights ‘The sky is no longer the limit’ Lessons from earth! Resources Policy. 49, pp. 165-178.
ASEAN Open skies – aviation development in 2015: Blue or cloudy skies?
Fox, S. and Ismail, R. 2015. ASEAN Open skies – aviation development in 2015: Blue or cloudy skies? Annals of Air & Space Law. XL, pp. 607-654.