Civil Aviation Authority Undertaking Calibration on 12 Airports


Addis Ababa August 19/2019 Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority (ECAA) announced that it is conducting flight calibration on 12 airports in the country.

A press release from authority indicated air flight calibration is conducted on air navigation and surveillance equipment in order to ensure the safety and security of the flights in the country.

The authority is providing services based on the latest technology, communications and surveillance equipment, the release added.

ECAA has been working based on the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standards to ensure whether the equipment are operating in accordance with the designated quality and complexity.

The flight calibration and testing has been conducted since last month in Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa, Bahirdar, Mekelle, Jigjiga, Gondar, Lalibela, Aksum, Semera, Hawassa, Jimma, and Arba Minchi airports.