Commission of Inquiry into the Investigation of the Bombing of Air India Flight 182
Witnesses: Rodney Wallis, Peter St. John, Jean Barrette, Jim Marriott
Following a brief procedural discussion, Rodney Wallis (an international civil aviation security consultant), Peter St. John (University of Manitoba), Jean Barrette (Canadian Air Transport Security Authority), and Jim Marriott (Transport Canada) testify as a panel before the Commission. Commission Counsel Brian Gover asks Mr. Wallis to discuss various international responses to the bombing of Air India flight 182. There are also questions on the working group convened by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to study ramp operations in the aftermath of the bombing of Air India flight 182, the response of Transport Canada to the threat of aviation terrorism, the report of Mr. Justice B. N. Kirpal on the High Court of Delhi’s investigation of the accident to Air India flight 182 (the Kirpal Commission on behalf of the Indian government), and related matters. Commissioner Justice John C. Major asks the panellists some brief questions to clarify certain points.