- Dangerous Goods
- Sport or Leisure Aviation in the Slovak Republic Air Space
The broad principles governing the international transport of dangerous goods by air are contained in Annex 18 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation – The Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air (Annex 18), which is based on
– the Recommendations of the United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of DG,
– the Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Materials by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
Annex 18 and ICAO Doc 9284 Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air.
The basic provisions of Annex 18 are amplified by the ICAO Doc 9284 Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air (ICAO TI).
By virtue of Standard 2.2.1 of Annex 18, these instructions assume the character of Standards.
New versions of these instructions are issued every uneven year.
IATA DG Regulations
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) produces a guideline called the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (IATA DGR). This guideline reproduces the requirements of the ICAO TIs and may in some cases be more restrictive than the ICAO TIs.
The new version of the IATA DGR is issued annually.