• 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
Inside SADC Newsletter - January 2019

Feb 20, 2019, 08:02 AM

The Inside SADC newsletter for the month of January 2019 can be viewed on the SADC website at; ; Inside SADC Newsletter - January 2019 ...

SADC Council of Ministers to meeting in Windhoek, Namibia

Feb 20, 2019, 08:02 AM

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers meeting will be held on 15 and 16 March, 2019 at the Safari Court Hotel and Conference in Windhoek ...

German Ambassador Meets SADC Executive, ahead of SADC-German Consultations on Renewed Cooperation, to be held on 19th and 20th February 2019

Feb 18, 2019, 02:02 PM

The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of German to the Southern African Development (SADC), His Excellency Mr. Ralph Breth on 18th February, 2019 held discussions with the SADC Executive, led by the ...

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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).