RAK announces air safety conference
A summit to discuss greater security and safety for the users of Ras Al Khaimah International Airport, as well as various aviation safety issues, will shortly be held in conjunction with the ICAO and the UN World Food Programme (WFP).
“In line with the vision of the Department of Civil Aviation [DCA] and the legislative authority under the patronage of HH Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, RAK Department of Civil Aviation is organising a seminar for the safety of air operations for the International Civil Aviation Organisation in cooperation with the UN World Food Programme”, said Eng Sheikh Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, chairman of the RAK DCA, board member of the General Civil Aviation Authority [GCAA] and vice chairman of RAK Airways.
Among the speakers at the event will be HH Sheikh Saudi bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of RAK, HE Saif Al Suwaidi, general manager of the GCAA and the chairman of the DCA.
The seminar will be attended by 42 delegates from countries across the Middle East and Africa region from 18th-21st May, and will include a discussion on the global issues related to the security of future air operations.