The Council has published its resolution of 24 October 1994 on telematics in the transport sector. The resolution underlines the importance of using telematics systems in the field of transport, in particular to enhance the safety, efficiency and environmental compatibility of transport. The resolution aims, in particular, at standardizing the technical systems between Member States in order to achieve interoperability at European level. The Council invites the Commission to draw up an action programme for the measures required at Community level for the implementation of telematics in the transport sector. It also requests the Commission to support the work of standardization in air traffic management by means of all suitable measures, including research and development.