Welcome - Aviation Working Group (AWG) is a not-for-profit legal entity comprised of major aviation manufacturers, leasing companies and financial institutions. It contribute to the development of policies, laws, and regulations that facilitate advanced international aviation financing and leasing.
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Recent Developments:
AWG submits a study to the OECD prepared by its independent technical export comparing the 2011 Aircraft Sector Understanding and current market pricing [2015].
Announcing the release of the latest version of the Practitioner’s Guide to the Cape Town Convention and its Aircraft Protocol prepared by the AWG legal advisory panel.
Australia and United Kingdom ratify the Cape Town Convention.
AWG releases model implementing IDERA regulation
Development Bank of Japan and Engine Lease Finance Corporation become members of AWG.
Cape Town Convention’s International Registry (IR) launches its 'closing room' functionality to increase the speed and efficiency of registrations with the IR, while replicating the dynamics of a transaction closing.
AWG welcomes an important first case in respect of the Cape Town Convention, wherein the Indian High Court endorses the treaty.
AWG releases templates for incident / accident clearance statements in respect of aircraft and engines. These templates, together with the guidelines for their use, are designed to facilitate and simplify transfers of aircraft and engines between parties and jurisdictions.
AWG has prepared a document interpreting and providing guidance relating to the recently released amendments to the Indian aviation regulations (Aircraft Rules) implementing aspects of the CTC de-registration rules [where an IDERA has been issued]
AWG produces a summary of Cape Town Convention requirements regarding de-registration and export for use by governments and others.
AWG releases the second update of its document on the global implementation of the Cape Town Convention, which summarises the declarations made by, and the priority of the treaty vis-à-vis conflicting national law in, Contracting States
AWG posts a third market study prepared by its independent expert comparing the 2011 Aircraft Sector Understanding and current market pricing.
AWG releases new study on 'The Impact of Aircraft Age on Safety for Air Transport Jet Airplanes'