TWG Assists Japan's Civil Aviation Bureau with Ongoing Regulatory Harmonization Effort

Posted on Jan 28th, 2019

The Wicks Group (TWG) recently deployed a technical assistance team to Tokyo, Japan in support of a regulatory harmonization project for the country’s civil aviation authority, the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB). The team, which included Managing Director Glenn Wicks and Paralegal-Research Assi…

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TWG Successfully Assists India in Maintaining IASA Category 1 Status

Posted on Dec 18th, 2018

On December 18, 2018, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) informed India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) that India has achieved compliance with International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) safety oversight standards and would retain its …

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TWG Delegation Participates in ICAO Air Transport Conference in Guyana

Posted on Dec 17th, 2018

On November 21-23, Ms. Connie Wilson-Hunter, Senior Advisor, and Mr. Steven Kloos, Analyst, represented The Wicks Group (TWG) at the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)’s Air Transport Meeting held in Georgetown, Guyana. Co-hosted by the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) and ICAO,…

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TWG Participates in the Congress on Ocean Policy

Posted on Dec 7th, 2018

On December 6th, 2018, The Wicks Group (TWG) Partner and Vice President of International Services, Roncevert (Ronce) Almond, served as the opening speaker for the 2018 Congress on Ocean Policy held by the Renewable Natural Resources Foundation (RNRF). The Congress, held in Washington, D.C., invi…

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New Court Ruling Could Expose Aircraft LLC Members to Personal Liability

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2018

October 2, 2018—A recent Texas Supreme Court ruling creates the potential risk that the Federal Aviation Administration might “pierce the veil” of limited liability companies (LLCs) that aircraft owners often use to shield themselves from personal liability associated with aircraft ownership and op…

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DOT Releases New Final Rule for Air Charter Brokers

Posted on Oct 1st, 2018

October 1, 2018—After nearly five years of deliberation, the United States Department of Transportation (“DOT”) issued final rules regarding air charter brokers. DOT accomplished this through the development of a new 14 CFR Part 295 and regarding air taxi/air commuter operations through the revisio…

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