Telecommunications Regulatory Authority workshop on air safety

The workshop showcased latest technologies and software to maintain the highest levels of safety and reliability in the field.

DUBAI // The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has hosted a workshop on the security and safety of civil aviation in the country.

The workshop showcased latest technologies and software to maintain the highest levels of safety and reliability in the field. Attendees also addressed challenges and opportunities related to the aviation industry and the importance of scientific research in the field.

Attendees included representatives from Emirates Airlines, Fly Dubai, Abu Dhabi Aviation, representatives from Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah airport, representatives from private aviation companies in the country and experts in the field of aviation safety and security.

“The aviation industry is one of the most important economic influences of the nation,” said Hamad Obaid Al Mansouri, director general of the TRA. “We believe in the need to coordinate efforts with all entities operating within the aviation sector in the country in order to establish clear mechanisms to maintain the highest levels of security and safety and deal with emergency situations.”

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Published: March 31, 2015 04:00 AM

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