The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has appointed Renato Claudio Costa Pereira as its secretary-general for a three-year term, starting on 1 August. Pereira is now president of CERNAI, which is the Brazilian Government agency responsible for international air-navigation affairs. Between 1992 and 1996 he was president of the Latin American Civil Aviation Commission. Pereira succeeds Dr Philippe Rochat.

Source: Flight International