Glossary

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A

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Autorités Africaines et Malgache de l'Aviation Civile

AATO search for term

Association of African Aviation Training Organisation

ACI search for term

Airports Council International

ACP search for term

African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States

ACP Group search for term

African Caribbean and Pacific Group of States

ACSA search for term

Airport Company South Africa

AFCAC search for term

African Civil Aviation Conference

AFI search for term

African and Indian Ocean (ICAO region)

AFI Plan search for term

Comprehensive Regional Implementation Plan for Aviation Safety in Africa

AFI-CIS search for term

AFI Cooperative Inspectorate Scheme

AFRAA search for term

African Airlines Association

AGA search for term

Aerodromes and Ground Aids

AIP search for term

Aeronautical Information Publication

AIR search for term

Airworthiness

AME search for term

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer

ANS search for term

Air Navigation Services

ANSP search for term

Air Navigation Service Provider

AOC search for term

Air Operator Certificate

APEX search for term

Airport Excellence in Safety

ARAP search for term

Airport Restricted Area Permit

ASACA search for term

Appui à la Sûreté de l’Aviation Civile en Afrique

ASECNA search for term

Agence pour la Sécurité de la Navigation Aérienne en Afrique et à Madagascar

ASIM search for term

Aviation Security Inspector’s Manual

ASP search for term

Airport Security Programme

ATM search for term

Air Traffic Management

ATO search for term

Aviation Training Organisation

AU search for term

African Union

AUC search for term

African Union Commission

AVSEC search for term

Aviation Security

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B

BAG search for term

Banjul Accord Group

BAGASOO search for term

BAG Aviation Safety Oversight Organisation

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C

CAA search for term

Civil Aviation Authority

CANSO search for term

Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation

CAP search for term

Corrective Action Plan

CASSOA search for term

Civil Aviation Safety and Security Oversight Agency

CBT search for term

Computer Based Training

CEMAC search for term

Communauté Economique et Monétaire d'Afrique Centrale

CFIT search for term

Controlled flight into terrain

CIS search for term

Cooperative Inspectorate Scheme

CMA search for term

Continuous Monitoring Approach

COSCAP search for term

Cooperative Development of Operational Safety and Continuing Airworthiness Programmes

CRASAC search for term

Cellule régionale d’assistance à la sûreté de l’aviation civile

CSO search for term

Continuous Surveillance Obligations

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D

DEVCO search for term

Development and Cooperation

DG search for term

Directorate General

DG DEVCO search for term

Directorate-General for Development and Cooperation

DG ENTR search for term

Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry

DG MOVE search for term

Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport

DOC search for term

ICAO Document

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E

EAC search for term

East African Community

EASA search for term

European Aviation Safety Agency

EC search for term

European Commission

ECCAIRS search for term

European Coordination Centre for Accident and Incident Reporting Systems

ECCAS search for term

Economic Community of Central African States

ECOWAS search for term

Economic Community Of West African States

EDTO search for term

Extended Diversion Time Operations

EGNOS search for term

European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service

EI search for term

Effective Implementation

ERNAM search for term

École Régionale de la Navigation Aérienne et du Management

ESAF search for term

Eastern and Southern African office (ICAO)

ESSP search for term

European Satellite Service Provider

EU search for term

European Union

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F

FAA search for term

Federal Aviation Administration (USA)

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G

GBAS search for term

Ground Based Augmentation System

GM search for term

Guidance Material

GNSS search for term

Global Navigation Satellite System

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H

HF search for term

Human Factors

HLSC search for term

High Level Safety Conference

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I

IATA search for term

International Air Transport Association

ICAO search for term

International Civil Aviation Organisation

ICAO SARPs search for term

Standards and Recommended Practices

ICTP search for term

International Centre for Theoretical Physics

ILS search for term

Instrument Landing System

IOSA search for term

IATA operational Safety Audit

IPR search for term

Interim Progress Report

ITS search for term

Inspector Training System

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J

JKIA search for term

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

JPO search for term

Joint Program Office

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K

KCAA search for term

Kenya Civil Aviation Authority

KE search for term

Key Experts

KIA search for term

Kigali International Airport

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L

LCO search for term

Licensing, Certification, Authorisation and/or Approval Obligations

LVO search for term

Low Visibility Operations

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M

MoU search for term

Memorandum of Understanding

MOVE search for term

Mobility and Transport

MS search for term

Member State

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N

NCASC search for term

National Civil Aviation Security Committee

NCASP search for term

National Civil Aviation Security Programme

NCASQCP search for term

National Civil Aviation Security Quality Control Programme

NCASTP search for term

National Civil Aviation Security Training Programme

NDEA search for term

National Drug Enforcement Agency

NISS search for term

National Intelligence Security Services

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O

OJT search for term

On the Job Training

OPS search for term

Operations

OPS Specs search for term

Operations Specifications

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P

PAL search for term

Primary Aviation Law

PANS-OPS search for term

Procedures for Air Navigation Services Aircraft Operations

PBN search for term

Performance Based Navigation

PEL search for term

Personnel licencing

PIT search for term

Project Implementation Team

PMT search for term

Project Management Team

PR search for term

Press Release

PSC search for term

Project Steering Committee

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Q

QTP search for term

Qualification of Technical Personnel

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R

RCAA search for term

Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority

RDF search for term

Rwanda Defence Forces

REC search for term

Regional Economic Community

RFF search for term

Rescue and Fire Fighting

RNAV search for term

Area Navigation

RNP SAPU search for term

Rwanda National Police Special Airport Police Unit

RRA search for term

Rwanda Revenue Authority

RSC search for term

Resolution of Safety Concerns

RSOO search for term

Regional Safety Oversight Organisation

RVSM search for term

Reduced Vertical Separation Minimum

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S

SADC search for term

Southern Africa Development Community

SAFA search for term

Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft

SAFIR search for term

Satellite navigation services for AFrIcan Region

SAR search for term

Search and Rescue

SARPs search for term

Standards and Recommended Practices

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SBAS awareness and training in South Africa

SBAS search for term

Satellite-Based Augmentation System

SCAA search for term

Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority

SIA search for term

Seychelles International Airport

SIASA search for term

Support to the Improvement of Aviation Safety in Africa

SIRAJ search for term

SBAS Implementation in the regions of ACAC and ASECNA

SMS search for term

Safety Management System

SMSA search for term

Seychelles Maritime Safety Administration

SNIS search for term

Seychelles National Intelligence Service

SOFIA search for term

Safety Oversight Facilitated Integration Application

SOPs search for term

Standard Operating Procedures

SOR search for term

Specific Operating Regulation

SPDF search for term

Seychelles People’s Defense Force

SPF search for term

Seychelles Police Force

SSC search for term

Significant Safety Concerns

SSP search for term

State Safety Program

STE search for term

Short Term Experts

STP search for term

Sao Tomé & Principe

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T

TCB search for term

ICAO Technical Cooperation Bureau

TGM search for term

Technical Guidance Material

TL search for term

Team Leader

TO search for term

Training Organisation

ToR search for term

Terms of Reference

TREGA search for term

Training on EGNOS-GNSS in Africa

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U

UEMOA search for term

Union Economique et Monétaire Ouest Africaine (WAEMU in English)

UNESCO search for term

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

USAP search for term

ICAO’s Universal Security Audit Programme

USOAP search for term

Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme

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W

WACAF search for term

Western and Central African office (ICAO)

WS search for term

Working Session

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