Onsite Training Programme: Customised Aerodrome Certification for DGAC, Mexico

30 January 2015

SAA was invited by the Direccion General De Aeronautica Civil (DGAC), Mexico to deliver a Customised Aerodrome Certification Course in Mexico City for 25 participants and the course was conducted from 26 to 30 January 2015.  The profile of the participants includes regional airport commanders and airport inspectors and this is the second customised course conducted for DGAC, Mexico.

Held at the Centro Internacional de Instrucción de Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares (ASA) Roberto Kobeh González in Mexico City, the course is helmed by Mr Arun Rao. Mr Rao was the former Chief of the Aerodromes and Ground Aids (AGA) Section in the Air Navigation Bureau of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and was responsible for Annex 14 to the Chicago Convention. Mr Rao has also been the key instructor for the Airport Operational & Safety Assurance Course held at SAA since 2007.