The freedoms of the air are a set of commercial aviation rights granting a country’s airline the privilege to enter and land in another country’s airspace, formulated as a result of disagreements over the extent of aviation liberalization in the Convention on International Civil Aviation of 1944, known as the Chicago Convention.

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Cabin Crew's Health

EurECCA wishes to review the latest scientific evidence regarding the relationships between working conditions and health. This report analyses the long-term effects of a number of risk factors, with a focus on cabin crews' specific risk factors and work conditions.

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EurECCA asked to speak at CAPSCA conference to help establish robust protocols for dealing with contagious disease on board following successful presentation at ECAC workshop

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Since the appearance of commercial aviation the functions of Cabin Crew have been increased with many more functions and responsibilities, perhaps today the most visible function of a flight attendant may seem the attention of the passengers, such as accommodate people in their seats, help them with luggage or any other need when they have taken a seat, including the food and beverage service. However, the most important task of Cabin Crew is to be aware of the safety and security of all passengers.

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