The Union Cabinet on 16 July 2015 approved the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Canada in the field of Civil Aviation. The MoU will help in enhancing the experience and technical knowledge in the field of Civil Aviation between India and Canada.
It will also deepen the bilateral cooperation between the two countries.
Highlights of the Agreement
• Under the MoU, an appropriate platform shall be formalized for exchange of views on the possibilities of fostering economic cooperation between the two countries in the areas of civil aviation.
• There will be a cooperation programme in the areas of safety of aircraft operations and related issues that will provide more up-to-date knowledge to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation.
• Apart from the above, India firms will also be benefited from the exchange of technical knowhow with Canadian companies as the aviation industry is far more developed in Canada.
• Canadian companies will gain from enhanced access to the fast developing civil aviation industry in India.
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When: 16 July 2015