The African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC; french: Commission africaine de l'aviation civile, CAFAC) is an agency of the African Union
headquartered in Dakar
Its purpose is to develop and regulate civil aviation
AFCAC was founded as a specialised agency of the Organisation of African Unity
on 17 January 1969. The Yamoussoukro Decision
was written in 1999 and became binding in 2002.
AFCAC is now the executing agency of the Single African Air Transport Market
, which implements the Yamoussoukro Decision.
Its cooperation with the International Civil Aviation Organization
includes promoting the application of ICAO's Standards and Recommended Practices
The agency receives administrative and financial assistance from ICAO and has also gotten funding from the African Development Bank
many states did not pay their membership dues and 90 % of AFCAC's income was spent on salaries and administrative costs.
African Civil Aviation Commission Constitution (AFCAC)Revised Constitution of the African Civil Aviation Commission
Category:Civil aviation authorities in Africa