The Federal Government of Nigeria is set to host the 6th D-8 Working Group on Civil Aviation and Director Generals Meeting in Abuja.
The objective of the meeting is to bring together representatives of government and private sector in the aviation industry.
This is a platform for the Directors-General of Civil Aviation in various countries to intermittently deliberate and discuss contemporary issues, latest developments and trends in the areas of safety, security, air transportation and training.
Other areas of discussion include maintenance, airport infrastructure, airline financing and operations, investments, amongst others.
In addition, the meeting is expected to identify potentials, opportunities, challenges and threats of D-8 among civil aviation stakeholders including government/regulators, service providers, investors and financial institutions/banks etc.
As a result of the conclusion of the Terms of Reference (TOR) of four of the Task Forces at the fifth meeting of the (WGCA and Director Generals) meetings in Jarkarta, Indonesia on 8th to 9th of June, 2011, this 6th meeting will be presented with the reports of the activities of each these task forces.