DA and IACT partnership to redefine aviation training in the region

Dubai Airports has signed a training collaboration agreement with International Aviation Consulting and Training (IACT), the commercial and training arm of the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA). The agreement, held at the Dubai Airshow, marks a significant development that is set to redefine the aviation training landscape in the region.

The collaboration agreement will focus on the assessment and development of English language skills for aviation personnel. The agreement was signed by Omar Bin Ghaleb, Deputy Director General of GCAA, and Meshari Al Bannai, Executive Vice President of Human Resources Development at Dubai Airports, in the presence of H.E Saif Mohammed Al Suwaidi, Director General of GCAA, and Majed Al Joker, Chief Operating Officer of Dubai Airports.  

H.E Saif Al Suwaidi said, "This partnership marks a significant advancement in aviation training. Through the combined expertise of IACT and Dubai Airports, our objective is to establish benchmarks in the assessment and training of human resources, fostering overall growth and excellence within the aviation sector."

Commenting on the partnership, Meshari Al Bannai said, "Our collaboration with IACT is a testament to our joint commitment to excellence in aviation. Through this partnership, we’re not only addressing current industry needs, but also proactively preparing for the future by cultivating a skilled workforce with top-tier capabilities."