IPIAAM signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the Angolan counterpart 2023-03-13

Today, on March 13, at the Ministry of the Sea, in the City of Mindelo, São Vicente, takes place the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), between IPIAAM and its Angolan counterpart, the National Institute for Investigation and Prevention of Transport Accidents of the Republic of Angola (INIPAT), whose ceremony will be attended by the HE, the Minister of the Sea, Dr. Abraão Vicente.

Considering the friendly relations between the Republic of Angola and the Republic of Cape Verde and, in the case of Contracting States of the Convention on International Civil Aviation of 1944, known as the “Chicago Convention”, and Member States of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the act in question, thus represents the understanding for the purposes of cooperation and mutual assistance related to the prevention and investigation of accidents, in the areas of activity of both institutions.

With the establishment of cooperation, the institutions involved intend to join efforts to put into practice rules and procedures in the field of aeronautical and maritime transport, and also contribute to the training of their researchers through technical exchanges and continuous sharing of knowledge.

IPIAAM, as the national authority responsible for the prevention and investigation of aeronautical and maritime accidents, assumes, in this sense, a preponderant role in the promotion of accident prevention, namely through the promotion of institutional cooperation.

Tags: Cooperação


International Maritime Organization
Instituto Marítimo Portuário
Guarda Costeira Cabo Verde
Agência de Aviação Civil