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Officers conducting an accident investigation involving a Cessna 336

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Officers overseeing an emergency drill at Hewanorra International Airport

CAL AMO Signing

Photo of Carib Aviation Ltd. representatives & ECCAA team after the signing of AMO certification.

Category One Ceremony

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves officially accepts the Category One certificate from US Ambassador to Barbados & the OECS, Mary Kramer

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

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The Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority (ECCAA)

 the regulatory and safety oversight authority of Civil Aviation activities in the OECS and Associate Member States.

 

The Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority (ECCAA) is inviting applications from suitably qualified professionals to fill the positions of LEGAL OFFICER

 

PRIMARY OBJECTIVE/S:

To provide professional legal advice in all areas of law to the ECCAA and other committees and groups of the ECCAA as required.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Attorney at Law.
  • At least 5 years in-house legal experience. 
  • Knowledge of the laws of the OECS Member States.
  • Knowledge of the ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices.
  • Experience drafting, reviewing and negotiating legal documents.
  • Knowledge and experience in constitutional and Administrative Law.

 

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 HAZARDOUS MATERIALS PROHIBITION

SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 7 

 

1. Purpose

 

Operators are hereby informed that ICAO Technical Instructions prohibits the transport by air of lithium batteries that:  

  • Have been damaged,
  • Have been identified by the manufacturer as being defective for safety reasons, or
  • Have the potential of producing a dangerous evolution of heat, fire, or short circuit (e.g., those being returned to the manufacturer for safety reasons)

 

Samsung Corporation has recalled the Galaxy Note 7 due to a defect in the battery. This was the cause of fires resulting from the overheating of the battery while charging or during operation.

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In Loving Memory of Rosemond W. James & Gregory A. McAlpin. Gone but not forgotten.
 rosemond  greg

Two years ago, one of the most devastating natural disasters occurred in Haiti.

This earthquake has had and continues to have far-reaching consequences not only for the people of Haiti but to the wider Caribbean and beyond.

Our Organisation had not escaped the tentacles of this disaster. Two of our most distinguished colleagues, Mr. Rosemond James and Mr. Gregory McAlpin (Director General and Director of Flight Safety respectively) lost their lives on that tragic afternoon of 12th January 2010.

Our struggles and attempts to find our comrades following the earthquake are now history. While we remember that fateful day with heavy hearts and sadness, let us all spare a moment today to reflect on their lives, their contributions to this august Civil Aviation Authority which is our own and to the examples of their work ethics, their workmanship and the dedication to safety and security in Civil Aviation that they displayed.

It is only natural that those of us who came to know them intimately and / or professionally will continue to mourn and miss them - it is yet too soon for the pain we feel to disappear, if it will ever do so.

Today, let us pay respect to our fallen comrades and resolve to use the examples and all that they have left us to continue to focus on jealously safeguarding and protecting the safety and security of Civil Aviation in our jurisdiction and beyond. Let us spare no effort  in ensuring that its development and growth are always in a safe, orderly and expeditious manner in accordance with the standards and recommended practices of the ICAO with due respect for the rule of law and the environment.

May God continue to bless us.

 

Donald McPhail

Director General (Ag)

 

Tribute to our Colleagues

Greg & Rosemond
Greg and Rosemond
Greg and Rosemond worked as a team, and represented ECCAA with dignity.

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