#IATA – Exploring Accessibility: Mobility Aids Handling


(Posted 22nd September 2023)


IATA invites members of the aviation fraternity to their webinar “Exploring Accessibility: Mobility Aids Handling”.

Joining Linda Ristagno, Assistant Director External Affairs at IATA  on the webinar will be John Kirn, Manager Accessibility Programs, International Planning & Regulatory Affairs at United Air Lines, Mouza Saeed Rumaihi, Special Handling Manager at dnata, Eric Lipp, Executive Director at Open Doors Organization and Shelley Roberts, Senior Research Officer at National Research Council of Canada


Date: Thursday, 28th September 2023

Time: 2 p.m. CET

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The industry’s goal is to work together with the disability community to improve communication, reduce damage of mobility aids and improve training for the safe loading and securing of mobility aids in the cargo compartment of the aircraft. Join our webinar to receive practical tools for better communication between the user, airports, and airlines to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and much more.

All registrants will receive the video recording and slides after the broadcast, so you are encouraged to sign up even if you cannot join the live session!

The team is looking forward to seeing you there and answering your questions at the end of the session. In the meantime, you are invited to contact Linda Ristagno, Assistant Director External Affairs at IATA (contact me here ) if you have any additional inquiries.

Your comments are welcome and will receive a response in due course.