SINGAPORE: ICAO and Singapore sign security MOU

Aimed at sharing aviation security knowledge and expertise globally, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) have inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish the ICAO-Singapore Aviation Security Leadership and Management Seminar (LAMS). The high-level seminar will be developed with ICAO and run by the Singapore Aviation […]


Aimed at sharing aviation security knowledge and expertise globally, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) have inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish the ICAO-Singapore Aviation Security Leadership and Management Seminar (LAMS). The high-level seminar will be developed with ICAO and run by the Singapore Aviation Academy (SAA), the training arm of CAAS. It aims to equip senior management of the civil aviation authorities and industry with the knowledge and expertise on aviation security to enable them to effectively carry out their responsibilities as decision-makers. Targeted at the senior management of governmental aviation organisations, airport authorities, airlines, other relevant aviation industry organisations, the seminar also aims to enhance states’ and industry players’understanding of ICAO aviation security objectives and priorities, international aviation security developments and international best practices. The seminar will be conducted at SAA, and facilitated by aviation security instructors from ICAO and Singapore. The seminar is scheduled to have its inaugural run in the third quarter of 2011.