• In 2016, Mozambique became a State Party to the SASO Charter

    In 2016, Mozambique became a State Party to the SASO Charter

  • SASO Secretariat is hosted by the Kingdom of Swaziland

    SASO Secretariat is hosted by the Kingdom of Swaziland

  • SASO Secretariat is housed at Sibekelo Building in Mbabane

    SASO Secretariat is housed at Sibekelo Building in Mbabane

  • Institutionalisation Working Group is one of the Technical Committees

    Institutionalisation Working Group is one of the Technical Committees

  • SASO Secretariat works with other Regional Safety Oversight Orgs

    SASO Secretariat works with other Regional Safety Oversight Orgs


SADC News
SADC launches Election Observation Mission to DRC’s 2018 Presidential, Legislative and Provincial elections

Dec 10, 2018, 05:12 PM

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 10th December, 2018: The Head of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Election Observation Mission (SEOM) to the 2018 Presidential, Legislative and ...

SADC extends deadline for Public Outreach Song competition to 22nd February 2019

Dec 06, 2018, 12:12 PM

In our efforts to enhance awareness and visibility of SADC’s Objectives and Common Agenda, the SADC Secretariat launched a competition for a public outreach song on SADC on 23rd October 2018. The ...

Lesotho hold Multi-Stakeholder National Dialogue

Dec 03, 2018, 12:12 PM

The three-day Multi-Stakeholder National Dialogue which started on the 26th November, 2018, in Maseru, Lesotho, under the theme “The Lesotho we want: Comprehensive National Reforms” came to an end ...

Featured Content
Apr 5, 2017, 3:47 PM
SADC Member States have found it imperative to establish a regional organisation responsible for enhancing the safety of civil aviation in the region. This results from the Member States’ lack of technical expertise and the need for technical staff to fulfil safety requirements of the Region.
Apr 5, 2017, 4:31 PM
To expedite the launching of SADC Aviation Safety Organisation (SASO), at their meeting in October 2013, SADC Ministers of Transport and Meteorology approved establishing an INTERIM SASO SECRETARIAT until the SADC Council of Ministers approves the SASO Charter, outlining the legal and institutional framework for SASO.
May 10, 2017, 4:16 PM
SADC Member States are expected by the international aviation community to implement the eight critical elements essential for an effective safety oversight system according to the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).