Sunday, July 10, 2011

Nepal ranks 25th among 26 Asia-Pacific in ICAO audit

Nepal is at the botton of International Civil Aviation Organisation’s audit report of the Asia Pacific region featuring at the 25th position.
The Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme of ICAO that has featured 26 nations within Asia Pacific region is based on the survey by ICAO team in Kathmandu on May 8 - 14, 2009.
According to the audit report Nauru stood at the 26th position.
Civil Aviation Regulation 2058, Civil Aviation Accident Investigation Regulation 2024, and Aviation Security Regulation 2046 of Nepal are the legislation in the process of amendment.
The ICAO Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP) was launched on 1 January 1999. It is managed and run by the Safety Oversight Audit (SOA) Section of the ICAO Air Navigation Bureau. SOA is certified under ISO standard Quality Management Systems - Requirements: ISO 9001:2000 since 16 October 2002.
(2011 July 10)