Minister Submits Qatar’s ICAO Council Membership Application

Thursday, July 4, 2019
Minister Submits Qatar’s ICAO Council Membership Application

Montreal  – Canada

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti held talks with the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Dr. Fang Liu at the organization offices in Montreal, Canada, today.

At the meeting, HE the Minister submitted Qatar’s first application for membership of the ICAO Council for the upcoming Council session within Category 3 for the election to be held during the ICAO Assembly in September.

The meeting reviewed Qatar-ICAO relations in civil aviation industry and means of further enhancing them. It also discussed aviation security and safety in the region, stressing its importance for maintaining highest efficiency levels.

Qatar’s Ambassador to Canada HE Mr. Saud bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud and Chairman of Qatar’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) HE Mr. Abdulla bin Nasser Turki Al Subaey attended the meeting.