Aviation: Ghana CAA to scrap import duty on aircraft spare parts

Ghana CAA to scrap import duty on aircraft spare parts The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has given hint it will soon remove import duty on aircraft spare parts. The move is part of efforts to reduce the cost of domestic fares to boost the sector. The Director General of the GCAA, Simon Allotey, gave the hint at a ceremony […]

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Africa: Ghana Civil Aviation Authority to support Africa Airshow in Accra

Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) will support the First Aerospace & Aviation Exhibition and Conferences of Western Africa, in Accra, from 24 to 26t of October 2017. “We are happy to announce this partnership and support this event, our expertise will help the organiser in the conference, we are aiming at three days of networking for accelerated Air Transport growth […]

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Aviation: Ghana to separate Air navigation department from GCAA by 2017

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A two-day conference of the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO) has opened in Accra, with a call on African states to increase collaboration and partnership to address concerns in the African aviation sector. The two-day conference, on the theme: “Ensuring safe and efficient airspace — Separating regulation from service provision”, will address how air navigation service providers (ANSPs) can […]

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Africa: Aviation workers in Ghana to strike over Land allocated to politicians

By Dasmani Laary in Accra Ghana’s civil aviation authority’s workers have threatened to shut down the country’s airspace beginning Friday in protest against the body’s failure to install equipment to guarantee safety at airports. The disgruntled workers claim that the high frequency equipment that cost the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAAA) more than 600,000 euros had been lying idle in […]

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African: Ghana upgrades Aviation facilities as New laws approved

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is assiduously developing the Ghana Aviation Training Academy (GATA) into a regional Aviation training academy to attract people from the sub region, Mr Simon Allotey, GCAA Managing Director has said. The Authority has been designated by the African Regional Aviation Safety Group as the lead organisation to assist states with significant aviation safety concerns […]

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