Aviation Africa 2018 Conference, Exhibition starts
CAIRO, April 17, 2018 (MENA) - The activities of Aviation Africa 2018 Conference and Exhibition started on Tuesday under the auspices of Aviation Minister Sherif Fathi and EgyptAir Chairman and CEO Safwat Musallam.
The event was attended by secretary general of African Airlines Association (AFRAA), regional director for foreign affairs of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), head of African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC) and regional director of International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).
After the inauguration of the conference, workshops were held for the participants to tackle a host of important issues, including the role of Africa in the aviation field, investing in the infrastructure of civil aviation projects, means to combat e-terrorism and an agreement on a unified African transport market.
As many as 660 participants from 50 countries took part in the event.