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welcomeThe Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) was established in 2007 pursuant to Law No. 21 of 2007, as the successor to the Department of Civil Aviation that was established on 18th March 1971.

The Department of Civil Aviation was established in 1971, inter alia, to oversee, under the direction of the Ruler of the Emirate of Dubai, all civil aviation matters and to implement the laws and regulations in Dubai on the said matters and supervise the implementation of the convention on the management of Dubai International Airport between Government of Dubai and I.A.L.

At DCAA, we are driven by the vision of our Ruler His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai to make Dubai the Airport of the World, guided under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, The President of DCAA.

DCAA has adopted the Dubai Strategy 2021 that established a clear route towards a smart and sustainable city, which occupies a leading status on the global economy map under the patronage of its leaders whose first concern is the prosperity of the individuals and solidarity of the community, and cascading this vision on our objectives to achieve it throughout the aviation sector. Dubai Civil Aviation Authority has set a clear strategy that supports the unified vision, which enhances Dubai’s’ position at the international level, a culture of constant compliance with the requirements of safety, security, environment, and social responsibility.In addition, the Authority’s strategy has focused on strengthening correlations with its strategic partners, especially the regional and international aviation organizations through cooperation and supporting the aviation industry to maintain a sustainable growth. Click here​ for ​ complete details

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The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) organized an event on the occasion of Mothers’ Day in appreciation of their efforts. HE Mohammed Abdulla Ahli, Director General of DCAA, executive directors and other officials attended the event. HE presented gifts to all employees who are mothers in appreciation of their important role in the society.​

International Happiness D ...


​On the occasion of the International Happiness Day, the Corporate Marketing and Communication Office under the Corporate Support and Communication Department of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) received employees of the authority and presented them with copies of the new book titled Ta’mulat fi Asa’adah Wl Ejabia” (Reflections on Happiness and Positivity) written by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.The Authorit ...

DCAA supports Sanad Acade ...


​The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) has issued a No Objection Certificate (NOC) for Sanad Academy.The academy, the first in the UAE to get the NOC, is one of the first RPA (Remotely Piloted Aircraft) training as well as consultation providers in the Arab world.DCAA has contributed significantly to provide all the support for the Academy and follow-up on their proposed projects, where the goal of the academy is to be a technical and consultant reference to any government or private agency ...

DCAA celebrates Internati ...


​The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority celebrated International Women’s Day with the attendance of all women employees of the Authority and Dubai Air Navigation Services.“Celebrating the International Women’s Day is an appreciation of your valuable efforts in work and community. We stand today in gratitude to every woman for her role in raising  the next generations and achieving accomplishments,” said HE Mohammed Abdulla Ahli, Director General of DCAA and CEO of dans. He added that the UAE’s ...

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