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EACAA News Desk

Runway Excursion Accident (Cessna 172S registration No. 5X-SRI).

16 April 2017 about 10.10 AM

This is to notify that this morning Sunday 16/04/2017 at about 10.10 am, one of the Academy aircraft Cessna 172S registration 5X-SRI had a runway excursion accident at the Aerodrome. The aircraft was landing after the student, cadet pilot Epiru John of Coure 38x (UPDAF) was on his first solo flight exercise at 16 hours 10 minutes. He was authorized by...

The Permanent Secretary Familiarization Visit to the Academy.

12 January 2017
PS Familiarisation Visit.

The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Works and Transport met EACAA Staff members and Management Advisory Task Force 2 Members as he toured the Academy on 12th Jan 2017. He visited most of Academy places including Simulator Station, Hanger, E-Library among others...

The 2nd General Assembly of AATO held in Kampala.

23 August 2016
Aviation Training Partnership.

The second General Assembly of the association of African Aviation Training Organisations was held in Kampala, Uganda on 23 to 25 August 2016. The theme was about challenges and opportunities with in Aviation Training Organisations...

The Electronic Lab has been opened for Students.

23 August 2016
Electronic Library.

The students Computer Lab has been opened to ease students research work and access to local area network or intranet, this will help both instructors and students to interract via BlackBoard and other electronic softwares...

Position:Ag. Director

Name: Engineer Lodiong J. Lonald

Contact number: +256 (45) 446 1245

To provide technical leadership and guidance in the Management and Administration of the Academy.

  • Heads the Academy and is generally in-charge of the overall Administration of the School;
  • Control financial, human and other resources and assets of the Academy in line with the Public Finance and Accountability Act, other laws of Uganda and Administrative guidelines in place;
  • Ensures that all training and maintenance programmes at the Academy are in line with the Standards and requirements set by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), the Public Service Regulations and any other additional requirements defined by the Ministry of Works and Transport;
  • Prepares annual and where required, special budgets for the Academy;
  • Performs the duties of Secretary and Implement the decisions of Management Advisory Task Force (MATF) for the Academy to carry out its mandate;
  • Collaborates with Regional and International Organizations with a view to enhance the interests of the Academy;
  • Monitors and manages Academy staff performance; and
  • Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.