The 2018 edition of the Airport Show is to be held under the patronage of Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of DCAA
, chairman of Dubai Airports and chairman and chief executive of Emirates Airline and Group, from May 7 to 9.
It was established by the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA
) to test and certify drone operators and drones in UAE with DCAA
Each operator request approved through a DCAA
no-objection certificate dictates the drone's maximum height, speed, attitude, latitude and longitude.
is not a profit center, but its annual reports to Congress highlight that the measure of mission success is that their audit activities provide a large return on investment by identifying a large number of adverse audit findings rather than on executing their primary advisory functions.
is also looking at introducing technology onto aircraft that can detect nearby drones.
The new law also states that civil aviation workers in Dubai must obtain an annual permit from the DCAA
Fitzgerald, who oversees DCAA
's 4,000 auditors, spoke at length about his desire to create an environment in which DCAA
is available for dialogue with CGB members.
However, last year GAO found numerous problems with DCAA
audit quality at three locations in California, including the failure to meet professional auditing standards.
recently issued an Audit Alert to emphasize that auditors are to be alert to adverse financial conditions that might impede a contractor's ability to perform on government contracts (CAM 14-300).
The review follows a Government Accountability Office report released July 23 that concluded DCAA
auditors were improperly hindered in some of their investigations of defense contractors.
The Government Accountability Office released a report that confirmed whistleblower complaints of DCAA
supervisors issuing unsupported findings that were favorable to contractors.
event provides a platform for young nationals to showcase their talent