PRESS RELEASE: During 28 – 30th October 2015 took place the 23rd Conference and General Assembly of the Romania Airports Association

Thursday October 29th, 2015

Sinaia, 29TH October 2015: During 28 – 30th October 2015 took place the 23rd Conference and General Assembly of the Romania Airports Association.

This is the most important event of this kind from domestic civil aviation sector. The conference was specially designed to present and discuss best practices and strategies for the sustainable development of air transport in Romania.

The conference brings together representatives of the Ministry of Transport, County Councils, Romanian Civil Aeronautical Authority, Romanian Police, Border Police and the Romanian Intelligence Service. Together with all of these representatives, directors of airports throughout the country and the airlines and also with the economical agents from Romania and abroad, with main activity in the airport field will have discussions upon actual air transport industry.

The first day of the conference brings together discussions about strategies and priorities in civil aviation in Romania, cooperative actions between authorities, airports and airport agents and also specialized aspects of institutional activity. Furthermore, will be approached themes of the Romanian Air Code,  General Transport Master Plan and Regulation 139/2014 plan for establishing technical requirements and administrative procedures related to airports, under Regulation (EC) no. 216/2008  of the European Parliament and the Council. The presentation sessions will bring into the attention of participants the importance of funding and infrastructure development of regional airports.

The second day of the sessions is devoted to airlines discussions having the theme of trends and innovations in business. Noteworthy in this respect is the participation of the representatives from Tarom, Wizz Air and Ryanair, airlines which have an important role in the air transport market in Romania.

“Conference and General Assembly of the Romania Airports Association is an extremely important event for everything that civil aviation relates in our country. Through this event organized every year together with the members of the Association and our other partners, and with the support of responsible aeronautical members, we try to find the best solutions and strategies to improve everything that civil aviation means in our country. I welcome this way on more than 120 participants who are with us this year and make possible the organization of the 23rd Conference and General Assembly RAA and their openness to debate issues concerning civil aviation “declared David Ciceo, Chairman of Romania Airports Association.

Note to editors:

Romania Airports Association in Romania (RAA) brings together the permanent members of 15 civil airports from Romania and associate members, companies with activities related to the industry of airports area: ROMATSA, construction companies, suppliers of products and services or other non-airport activities. The President of Romanian Airports Association is PhD. Eng. David Ciceo.