During the Ministry of Information and Civic Education’s Press Conference held on October 24, 2023, the Director General of the Sierra Leone Civil Aviation Authority (SLCAA), Musayeroh Barrie, announced some remarkable achievements in the country’s aviation sector.

Ms. Barrie revealed that Sierra Leone has achieved a commendable safety rate of 72% and a security rating of 71%.

She remarked, β€œthe country’s safety rate stands at 72% and security is 71% which is higher than some of the established states in the region. She promised to work on that solid foundation to improve the civil aviation sector.”

This announcement is particularly significant, as these figures surpass the safety and security standards of several established states in the region. Sierra Leone’s commitment to enhancing safety and security in its aviation sector is evident, and this accomplishment highlights the country’s dedication to providing a secure and reliable aviation environment for both domestic and international travelers.

Director General Musayeroh Barrie expressed her commitment to building upon this solid foundation and further improving the civil aviation sector in Sierra Leone. The announcement has generated optimism among stakeholders in the aviation industry, as it demonstrates the nation’s determination to ensure the safety and security of all passengers and cargo within its airspace.

Sierra Leone’s growing reputation for aviation excellence is undoubtedly a positive step forward, and it will be fascinating to witness the developments and improvements that lie ahead in the country’s aviation sector.