Problem

Invasion of airspace by foreign aircraft

Other Names:
Aerial surveillance by foreign powers
Over-flying by foreign aircraft
Independent international air surveillance
Nature:
The air space above countries is theoretically controlled by that country, but not in all instances or above certain heights.
Counter Claim:
Over-flying by reconnaissance aircraft builds confidence by allowing each side in a dispute to check that the other is honouring its treaty obligations, especially in relation to military activity.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET