DGTCAA APPOINTED NEW CHAIRMAN FOR CANSO AFRICAN REGION

Dar es Salaam                                                                                  5 March 2018

 

PRESS RELEASE

DGTCAA APPOINTED NEW CHAIRMAN FOR CANSO AFRICAN REGION

 

The Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority Director General, Hamza S. Johari has been appointed the new Chairman of international Civil Aviation Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO) taking over from Thabani Mthiyanie of South Africa who has served for the past six years.

 

Mr. Johari was appointed in the CANSO meeting AFC3 on 5th March 2018 in Madrid, Spain for a period of three years. He will be confirmed in the CANSO Annual General Meeting to be held on 10th June 2018 in Bangkok Thailand.

 

For being the chairman of Africa, the DGTCAA will be a member of the CANSO Executive Committee (EXCOM) which is the governing organ of this important international organisation.

 

Between now and June  2018, Mr. Mthiyane will gradually handing over his duties to Mr. Johari for smooth transitioning. We congratulate DG Hamza Johari and wish him the best in this new higher position.

 

CANSO is a Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation – is the global voice of air traffic management (ATM) worldwide. CANSO Members support over 85% of world air traffic. Members share information and develop new policies, with the ultimate aim of improving air navigation services (ANS) on the ground and in the air.

 

 

 

 

 

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TANZANIA CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY