Posted On 17-12-2018
The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) and Dubai Economy signed a cooperation agreement to boost control and inspection of commercial establishments practicing civil aviation related activities in the Emirate of Dubai, in addition to sharing knowledge, expertise and corporate experience on all levels.
The signing falls in the framework of joining the forces of government entities in the Emirate of Dubai to strengthen control, enforce rule of law and ensure business neutrality, in addition to improving the performance of joint operations and streamlining procedures governing the practicing of commercial activities, which contributes in turn to enhancing the quality and efficiency of the provision of government services in the Emirate of Dubai.
In the presence of a number of senior officials and executives from both sides, the agreement was signed on the side-line of the 6th edition of Dubai International Government Achievements Exhibition (DIGAE 2018) by H.E. Mohammed Abdulla Ahli, Director General of DCAA, and H.E. Sami Ahmad Dhaen Al Qamzi, Director General of Dubai Economy.
Under the agreement, Dubai Economy will inspect commercial establishments engaged in civil aviation activities and authorised by DCAA, as well as commercial establishments operating in violation of the provisions of Law No. 7 of 2015 regulating the safety and security of Dubai airspace, and Executive Council Resolution No. 4 of 2017 stipulating the adoption of certain fees and fines by DCAA, with the aim to control the violations committed by those establishments, and coordinate with the Authority on the imposition of adequate fines thereon. For its part, DCAA will provide the required data and train inspectors of Dubai Economy to assume control and inspection functions. The two parties will also coordinate with the competent government authorities to make the necessary legal arrangements to enforce the provisions of this Agreement.
"By means of its constitution, DCAA is the body in charge of regulating all civil aviation matters in the Emirate of Dubai. By signing this agreement, DCAA seeks to boost the competitive value of the civil aviation sector in the Emirate by enhancing sector control and raising the awareness of all entities practicing civil aviation related activities of the role played by the Authority in cooperation with government entities, including Dubai Economy, in enforcing the provisions of civil aviation legislations in the Emirate."
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