NAMA, Air Force strengthen collaboration on airspace safety

NAMA, Air Force, strengthen, collaboration, airspace safety, security
Nama, air force, strengthen, collaboration, airspace safety, securityThe Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has reinstated its commitment to strengthen collaboration with the Nigerian Air Force to bolster airspace management safety and air security across Nigeria.
NAMA Managing Director, Mr Ahmed Farouk,  made this known in Abuja when he paid a courtesy visit to Air Marshal Hassan Abubakar, the Chief of Air Staff, Nigerian Air Force, in his office.
The outcomes of the meeting were contained in a statement signed and made available to newsmen by Mr  Abdullahi Musa , NAMA Director of Public Affairs and Consumer Protection.
According to the statement, the NAMA boss recognised and appreciated the critical role the Air Force played in safeguarding Nigeria’s airspace.
He expressed appreciation for the existing cooperation and requested to explore new avenues for mutual benefit.
Farouk said the collaboration between the two entities would  enhance airspace management, safety, and security nationwide.
On his path, Hassan underscored the importance of maintaining a steadfast commitment to the partnership toward safety and efficiency of Nigeria’s aviation sector.
Hassan urged NAMA’s cooperation in achieving the final accreditation of the Air Traffic School Training Centre (ATSTC) in Kaduna.
According to him, the accreditation will contribute significantly to bolstering manpower and capacity within both the Nigerian Air Force and civil aviation.
“The partnership between NAMA and the Nigerian Air Force represents a shared commitment to ensuring the safety and security of Nigeria’s airspace.
“By fostering collaboration and pursuing innovative initiatives, both organisations aim to elevate the standards of airspace management and enhance the overall aviation landscape in Nigeria,” he added.