State Safety Programme assessment – URTEmilius Sasiyo
On March 2nd, 2018 Mr Henry Okech and Capt. Immaculate Apolot (EAC CASSOA Technical Experts) undertook a technical mission to Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority. The aim of the mission was to assess the state safety program in United Republic of Tanzania. The Experts were received by Mr. Mohamed Besta who works with Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority.
The Agency is mandated under Article 92 of the EAC Treaty to assist Partner States in complying with the ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPS). In order to achieve this, the Agency conducts Technical Missions to Partner States to assess the implementation and level of maturity of the State Safety Programmes.
Technical Experts from EAC-CASSOA were hosted by Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority to evaluate the status of compliance with the SSP Regional Roadmap jointly developed and agreed upon by the Partner States. This Regional Roadmap would assist Partner States in the implementation process as well as to identify the existing gaps as per the ICAO SSP Framework.