Dubai’s CAA inks MoUs to speed up digitalization
Dubai’s Civil Aviation Authority has signed Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with Dubai Aviation City Corporation and the Dubai Integrated Economic Zones Authority (DIEZ) to foster enhanced cooperation and integrated link using ‘Web Service’ technology for issuing commercial activity permits in the aviation sector. The pacts will enable approvals from DCAA for commercial licensing transactions in the Al Maktoum International Airport and Dubai Airport Freezone. It will strengthen institutional information and data management cooperation, facilitating systematic integration. The agreements were signed in the presence of Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive, of Emirates Airline and Group. Dr. Mohammed Alzarooni, Executive Chairman, DIEZ, said, “Dubai has been at the forefront of adopting cutting-edge technological solutions to enhance its digital ecosystem and facilitate business operations for companies in the UAE, and such agreements strengthen the integrated link between government agencies in the aviation, transport, and trade sectors by improving customer service. This consolidates the emirate’s position as a global hub for trade and business, attracting investments and global businesses, in line with the aims of the Authority, which seeks to create a dynamic and advanced business environment through its economic zones.