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CAIRO – 13 October 2017: Fifteen cadres from the air inspection field at the Civil Aviation Authority are receiving training by the International Air Transportation Association to be granted a diploma in December.
International experts in the field of air safety are delivering five courses comprising the diploma over three months, ending in December, according to a Thursday statement by the Civil Aviation Authority.
Employees at Egypt Air and private Egyptian airliners attended the first course, which was about the Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) standards of air safety. The remaining courses will discuss monitoring and inspection.
Head of the Civil Aviation Authority, Hany Salama, said the authority prioritizes strengthening the expertise of its employees to achieve the highest international standards of air safety.