Miguel A. MarinActing Chief of the Operational Safety Section
Miguel A Marin graduated from Nathaniel Hawthorne College with a degree in Aviation Administration and has logged over 12,000 hours. He flew for Mexicana Airlines out of Mexico City for over 24 years flyingB-727s, DC-8s and the Airbus 320 family of airplanes. During his aviation flying career, he held various management jobs with the airline in the Flight Operations and Flight Safety departments. Additionally he was a volunteer for The International Federation of Air Line Pilots’ Associations (IFALPA) where he chaired the Air Traffic Services committee. Miguel joined the International Civil Aviation Organization in November of 2009 and has served the organization in various capacities during his six year tenure. He is currently acting Chief of the Operational Safety Section which is responsible for the development of Standards, Recommended Practices, Procedures and guidance material related to the operation, certification and airworthiness of aircraft including, the licensing and training of personnel and language proficiency requirements. He is the ICAO lead for the operational areas of the Global Aeronautical Distress Safety System (GADSS).