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Richard Macfarlane
Chief of Communication, Navigation and Surveillance

Richard is the Chief of the Communication, Navigation, and Surveillance (CNS) and Aeronautical Information Management (AIM) Sections for the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) based in Montreal, Canada. Among other things, he is responsible for the harmonisation of NextGen and SESAR within the international standards framework and, for setting the strategic direction of global infrastructure for the foreseeable future. He was Australia’s nominee to the Air Navigation Commission and came from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority of Australia. He is a pilot and navigator by trade and has a special interest in system performance.

Moderator: Ensuring Global Harmonization

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