SAA conducted its 5th CAAS-African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC) Onsite Programme in Lusaka, Zambia from 10 to 14 November 2014. It was attended by 41 participants from 13 AFCAC States.
The course was opened by Mr Gabriel Lesa, Director General, Civil Aviation Authority of Zambia and Mr Mesfin Fikru, Director Safety and Technical Services, (AFCAC), who also participated in the course. Helmed by Mr Allan Tang, Principal Training Specialist, SAA, the course provided participants with an understanding of flight operations regulations, principles, procedures and processes related to the safety oversight of air operators.
In conjunction with the onsite training, the 4th alumni gathering in Africa was also held on 12 November 2014 at the Taj Pomodzi Hotel which provided a welcomed opportunity for over 60 attendees to renew their friendships and strengthen bonds.