New work programme signed with ACAO
Rabat, 19-20 May 2022 - ECAC President, Alessio Quaranta, and ECAC Executive Secretary, Patricia Reverdy, participated in the 27th General Assembly of the Arab Civil Aviation Organization (ACAO). Attended by representatives of ACAO Member States, international and regional organisations and partner states (including Malaysia and Singapore), this event provided the opportunity to share views on current priorities for the recovery of the aviation sector, and the ambitions for the forthcoming ICAO Assembly.
In addition to adopting a series of measures on the functioning of technical groups and its 2023-2024 budget, the Assembly adopted its list of four candidate countries to the next ICAO Council elections. Abdennebi Manar was re-appointed as ACAO Director General for a second mandate.
During the Assembly, the ECAC President and the President of the ACAO Executive Council, Captain Haitham Misto, signed a new joint work programme covering the period mid-2022 to end 2024. The programme places a strong emphasis on cooperation in the environment and aviation security fields.