Reply to post: Re: Here have a can of worms...

I've had it with these mother-fscking slaps on this mother-fscking plane: Flight fight sparks legal brouhaha over mid-air co-ords

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Re: Here have a can of worms...

At least according to ICAO recommendations, the aircraft's flag has jurisdiction over international flights similar to how in maritime law, the ship's flag has jurisdiction over its passengers. This has been upheld by the ICJ in the cases of crimes aboard aircraft in international airspace.

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