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IFALDA Mission Statement

To Coordinate the Professional efforts and to represent the Professional Interest of the various Aircraft Dispatcher / Flight Operations Officer Member Associations on a Global Level

The International Airline Flight Dispatchers' Conference
& IFALDA's 57th Annual General Meeting
EUFALDA's Annual General Meeting
APADA's Annual General Meeting
AGM 2018

Hilton Garden Inn
Atlanta Airport North
Atlanta, Georgia USA
May 7th - 9th, 2018

Registration for AGM 2018 – ATL - Now open

Questions: Email us at agm@ifalda.org


Information About Future Meetings:

ATL Board Meeting - May 7th, 2018 -  Hotel - Agenda

News and Updates

An Update from Russ Williams
President, IFALDA

IFALDA - State of Nation - 2017
IFALDA - ADF Summit 2017

A Message from Kenneth Kronborg, IFALDA President emeritus

Accomplishments 2016

IFALDA Response to the LaMia Accident in South America on November 28, 2016

(Click here)

Big airplane flying above the clouds, towards the camera with the sun in blue sky

Work In Progress



Annex 3 Changes - Preliminary
Meteorological Service for International
Air Navigation

(Date posted: February 3, 2017)

IFALDA would like to hear your comments
on this proposal.

Email Comments to:


Global Aviation Training

Newsletter - January 2017

Space WX & Aviation
(Date posted: October 7, 2016)

ICAO SL2016 062E
Proposal for the Amendment of Annex 6,
Part I, Regarding Aircraft Flight Tracking

Delta Air Lines OCC
What USA Aircraft Dispatcher's Do!
(Date posted: July 28, 2015)

CARAC NPA 2nd Person in Cockpit

Click here to make comments
(Date posted: July 28, 2015)

EASA issued first air safety authorizations to non-EU airlines
(Date posted: July 3, 2015)

Freedoms of the Air and International Regulations
"IFALDA Document"
(Date posted: April 20, 2015)

ICAO Member States Recommend New Flight Tracking Performance Standard
By Harro Ranter, Aviation Safety Network
(Date posted: February 4, 2015)

ICAO Presents Global Conflict Zone Risk Initiatives
By Harro Ranter, Aviation Safety Network
(Date posted: February 4, 2015)

Flight Safety Foundation Endorses State Letter Arising From ICAO Task Force on Safety Information Protection
(Date posted: October 27, 2014)

IFALDA News Letter

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Latin America / South America Region

IFALDA Welcome's

Asociacion Profesional Argentina de Despachantes de Aeronaves

Click these link's to see photo's and video from the IFALDA AGM in Buenos Aires
Hosted by APADA
Click to see all AGM 2017 photos on the APADA website

Click to see Video of the APADA Conference

IFALDA / EUFALDA Annual General Meeting, 2017

Hosted by APADA
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Gacet Aeronautica (Aeronautical Gazette)
in Argentina 

Recent Activities at APADA

2015 - 2016
Link to Document

APADA's Briefing Summary

IFALDA Visits South America Meets with APADA, ANAC Brazil and ANAC Argentine

(National Civil Aviation Administration)
(Late January 2015)
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

FAA Reports:

AC 120-88
Preventing Injuries Caused By Turbulence
(Date posted: April 27, 2017)

AC 91-70B - Oceanic and Remote Continental Airspace Operations
(Date issued: October 4, 2016)

FAA TC-15/20 Measuring Energy Release of Lithium-ion Battery Failure Using a Bomb Calorimeter
(Date posted: March 23, 2016)

FAA Safety Alert for Operators
Carriage of Spare Lithium Batteries in Carry-on or Checked Baggage
(Date posted: October 20, 2015)

FAA issues Safety Alert for Operators to prevent wrong runway takeoffs
(Date posted: January 15, 2015)

Air Navigation

Stornoway VOR NATS Info
NATS VOR Replacement Programme
Date issued: March 21, 2017

AIC 18/15
Trial Implementation of 25 Nautical Mile Lateral Separation Minimum in the ICAO North Atlantic Region

(Date posted: October 9, 2015)

AIC 23/15
Recommended use of ARINC 424 Identifiers for Half-Degree Waypoints in the Gander Oceanic Control Area
(Date posted: October 9, 2015)

How Busy is the NAT?
(Date posted: February 12, 2015)

ICAO Electronic Bulletins:

ICAO EB2017.52.E
Application of the Provisions of Annex 9 - Facilitation To Relief Flights Destined for the North American and Caribbean Regions

ICAO EB 2016/12
Resolution of Significant Safety Concerns - Uruguay
(Date posted: March 2, 2016)

EB 2015/48 AN 1 1/2.1
Transport of Lithium Batteries as Cargo by Air

(Date posted: October 9, 2015)

ICAO SL 15.44.E Amendments Data-Link
(Date posted: June 12, 2015)