Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority

Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (PCAA) (Urdu: ادارہ شہری ہوابازی پاکستان) is a public sector autonomous body under the administrative control of the Secretary to the Government of Pakistan for Aviation, which oversees and regulates all aspects of civil aviation in Pakistan. PCAA's head office is situated in Terminal-1 of Jinnah International Airport in Karachi.[3] PCAA is a member state of the International Civil Aviation Organization.[4] Nearly all 44 civilian airports in Pakistan are owned and operated by the PCAA.[5][6] Air Marshal (Retd.) Asim Suleiman was appointed to head the PCAA as its Director General on 27 November 2015.[7]

Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority
ادارہ شہری ہوابازی پاکستان
Agency overview
Formed7 December 1982 (1982-12-07)
Preceding agency
  • Civil Aviation Department (dissolved December 1982 (1982-12))
Jurisdiction Pakistan
HeadquartersJinnah International Airport
Karachi
24.898636°N 67.152087°E / 24.898636; 67.152087
Annual budget47,584 billion Pakistani rupees (Annual Report 2014)[1]
Minister responsible
Agency executive
  • Shoukat Ali, Secretary Aviation and Director General PCAA[2]
Parent agencyAviation Division, Government of Pakistan
Websitehttp://www.caapakistan.com.pk

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