In January 2018, the African Union (AU) launched the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) as one of the AU Agenda 2063 flagship projects. The SAATM is the full implementation of the YD. African Countries signing the SAATM commit to fully implement the YD.
Prioritized Action Plan
|1. Advocacy for effective operationalization of the SAATM||Advocacy and Communication Strategies
At least 10 new states sign for SAATM by end of 2019, and all by Jan 2021
|2. SAATM regulatory framework||Ensure availability of appropriate policy documents for the regulation of the SAATM. Member States and RECs are sensitized on the YD texts|
|Operationalization of the SAATM||Capacity strengthening of implementing entities. Harmonization of policies on aeronautical taxes and chaarges and other non-tariff barriers|
|4. Aviation Infrastructure||Planning for future traffic growth. Single African Sky architecture is established|
|5. Enhancing safety & security||All SAATM countries achieve the Abuja Safety and Windhoek Security targets|
|6. Aviation financning||Feasibility for the creation of a leasing platform for African Airlines|
For more information, please download the SAATM Implementation update below:
Below is a list of our current partners. please click on a partner image to get more information.