ICAO Agrees to Prohibit Lithium Metal Batteries On Passenger Flights
The much anticipated ICAO Dangerous Goods Panel meeting on Lithium Metal Batteries took place last week in Montreal. The focus of the meeting was on a proposed prohibition of lithium metal batteries as cargo on Passenger Aircraft. While you may have heard from other sources that the meeting adopted the proposal early in the week, this was incorrect. Due to the importance and the many conflicting parameters in the decision, the process was carefully guided by incoming chair, Ms...