Montréal, Canada has proudly hosted the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) since its inception in 1947. Canada takes its responsibility as host nation seriously.

Montréal is the leading global centre in international aerospace. It also hosts aerospace manufacturing firms, international airlines and global industry associations. More than 40,000 aerospace specialists call Montréal home. ICAO is supported by seven universities and 10 research centres in the province of Quebec, providing key resources and expertise in aviation research and development.

ICAO directly benefits from an extensive local network of partners, experts and associations that support the work of the organization. Montréal is ICAO’s natural home.