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TAA Role And Mandate
The Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA) was established on 29th November 1999 vide Government Notice Number 404 of 1999 under the Executive Agency Act No. 30 of 1997, assuming the functions of the former Directorate of Aerodromes under the Ministry of Communications and Transport currently the Ministry of Transport. TAA was established as part of the Government efforts to change the public service structure and gear it towards improving service delivery.
TAA Main Functions:
Operate, manage, maintain and develop all airports and airstrips in Tanzania mainland in a professional and cost effective manner.
Provide comfortable, efficient and secure services and facilities for the movement of passengers and cargo in its airports thereby giving a positive image of the country to the outside world.
Give technical advice to the Government on the development of airports.
Ensure that the Government’s airport policies, regulations, procedures and international standards are implemented accordingly.
Advice the Government on national and international aspects of airport management.
Support national economic development by providing the necessary airport infrastructure, facilities, and services.
You can learn more about TAA, the state of airports in Tanzania and the opportunities available by reading TanzaniaInvest.com exclusive interview with Engineer Eng. Suleiman Said Suleiman , Director General of Tanzania Airports Authority.
You can learn about all the business and investment opportunities available at TAA here: http://www.taa.go.tz/index.php/business-opportunities/tenders
You can also contact TAA at:
JULIUS NYERERE INT. AIRPORT, TERMINAL 1, P.O. BOX 18000, DAR ES SALAAM
Tel No: +255 22 2842402/3
Telefax: +255 22 2844495
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