• It refers to an international agreement that defines the rules and regulations that govern civil aviation. 
  •  It defines the potential liability that an international carrier faces with regards to the air transport of people and luggage of various kinds. 
  •  It helps to provide a common framework for dispute resolution between parties belonging to different countries.  
  • Montreal Convention is a multilateral treaty adopted by member states of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).  
  • It amended important provisions of the Warsaw Convention's regime concerning compensation for the victims of air disasters.