Advising on Financial Protection for Air Travellers
The Air Travel Insolvency Protection Advisory Committee was
established by the Secretary of State for Transport in 2000 to keep
under review and provide advice to the Civil Aviation Authority, the
Trustees of the Air Travel Trust and the Secretary of State for
Transport on the financial protection arrangements for air travellers
and customers of air travel organisers. The Committee’s members include
representatives of all the main travel trade bodies and independent and
consumer representatives, as well as the CAA. The Committee meets at
least four times a year.
The Committee is chaired by John Cox, who is a past Chairman of the Air Transport Users Council and a former Member of the ATTC.
In the coming year ATIPAC will be discussing the
current challenging climate and looking at all forms of financial
protection for air travellers following the recent reform changes to the