The European Civil Aviation Conference
) or Conférence Européenne de l'Aviation Civile
) is an intergovernmental organization
which was established by the International Civil Aviation Organization
) and the Council of Europe
. It is located in Neuilly-sur-Seine/Paris in France. Founded in 1955
with 19 Member States at the time, ECAC counts today 44 members, including all 27 EU
, 30 of the 31 European Aviation Safety Agency
and all 39 EUROCONTROL
Member States. ECAC "promotes the continued development of a safe, efficient and sustainable European air transport system. In doing so, it seeks to
harmonise civil aviation policies and practices amongst its Member States
and promote understanding on policy matters between its Member States and other parts of the world".
Its strategic priorities are safety, security and the environment.
ECAC Member States are: Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Turkey, Ukraine and United Kingdom.