Africa world airlines (AWA) have presented its International Operational safety Audit Programme (IOSA) certificate to the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA).
This follows the airlines listing as an IOSA’s registered airline by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). AWA’s certificate is valid from May 1, 2015 to May 1, 2017.
With the IOSA certification, customers can have comfort knowing that an IOSA registered airline does comply with the stringent standards and practices governing aviation safety.
The IOSA registration also opens doors for alliances and parternership with other IOSA registered airlines. It also puts AWA on the map for good business opportunities, Samuel Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of AWA said.
Receiving the certificate, the Director General of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority, Mr. Simon Allotey commended Africa World Airlines for maintaining high standards in its operations in the country.
In 2013, the International Air Transport Association 9IATA) set the 15th September 2015 delaine for airlines in Africa under its prestigious umbrella to have a quality control Audit- which the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA)- to satisfy various flight operation standards.
Africa World Airlines was audited from 27th April 2015 to 1st May 2015 and responded to all their findings.
The IOSA certification audit is an internationally recognised and accepted evaluation system designed to access the operational management and control systems of an airline, with emphasis on universally accepted best practices in the Airline Industry.
IOSA uses internationally recognised audit principles and is designed to conduct audits in a standardised and consistent manner.