On November 04, 2013 (01-01-1435h) regulations establishing the Aviation Investigation Bureau (AIB) for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will come into full effect. On this date, the AIB assumes sole authority for the conduct of aviation incidents and accidents in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The regulations and practices of the AIB conform to the standards and practices in ICAO Annex 13 for the systematic investigation of aircraft accidents and incidents. The AIB recognizes that aviation incidents that do not result in damage or injuries can provide valuable information to help prevent more serious accidents.

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