Domestic airlines to bid to start trips to Ho airport 2020

Ghana News has reported Ghana´s Ministry of Aviation has announced it will engage domestic airlines in a bid to extend operations to the Ho Airport in 2020, the news source said.

The minister said that to strengthen safety and security of air space, an independent Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) was set up to investigate any aircraft accident and serious incident that occurs in the territory of Ghana and within the Flight Information Region (FIR).

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Coordinated Validation Mission (ICVM) Audit conducted an audit on Ghana´s compliance with the Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs). Ghana attained Effective Implementation (EI) rate of 89.89 percent from 65.54 percent at the last audit.

Ghana received two ICAO awards in recognition of this. The Ministry will continue to ensure strict adherence to ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices.