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1 International Civil Aviation Organization Presentation Title Regional Cooperation for the Enhancement of Safety Oversight Topic 1.1 – Purpose and classification of RSOOs Name of presenter Seiuli Alvin W. Tuala Title of presenter, General Manager, Pacific Aviation Safety Office (PASO). Symposium on RSOO, Montreal, Canada, October 2011.

2 2 Purpose and classification of RSOOs What is PASO? (Pacific Aviation Safety Office) An International Organisation created by an International Treaty. “Pacific Islands Civil Aviation Safety & Security Treaty” (PICASST), Controlled by a Council made up of delegates from each member States and managed by a permanent staff. Headquarters located in Port Vila, Vanuatu. States pay an annual subscription and costs of regulatory services are recovered through fees charged on a non-profit basis. Member States are signatories to the PICASST 13 PASO member states plus observers. Project title (Insert, Header & Footer)

3 Purpose and classification of RSOOs PASO MEMBERS 1.Australia –NP Observers 2.Cook Islands PIFS 3.Fiji ICAO 4. Kiribati ASPA 5.New Zealand -NP FAA 6.Papua New Guinea ADB 7.Samoa 8.Solomon Islands 9.Vanuatu, 10.Nauru 11.Niue, 12.Tonga 13.Tuvalu 3Project title (Insert, Header & Footer)

4 Purpose and classification of RSOOs PASO OBJECTIVES Address fundamental problems of compliance with international civil aviation standards by Pacific Island Countries (PIC), as identified by ICAO audits. Improve aviation safety and security in PIC’s.. Work closely with stakeholders to achieve an effective safety and security partnership in the Pacific. Aims to provide the most cost effective solution to a problem faced equally by many countries of the Pacific Region. Pool regional expertise together to provide the services from one centralised agency. 4Project title (Insert, Header & Footer)

5 Purpose and classification of RSOOs PASO undertakes regulatory advisory services on behalf of member States covering:  Airworthiness  Flight operations  Airports/Aerodromes  Aviation Security  Personnel licensing  Accident Investigation. PASO facilitates when requested by states who may not be able to get assistance from traditional partners.  Daily and weekly advice over the phone or relating to a number of technical issues faced by states 5Project title (Insert, Header & Footer)

6 Purpose and classification of RSOOs Fundamental task is to provide regulatory safety and security oversight advice to States, (advisory service to Ministries and CAA’s) States maintain their international responsibilities and sovereignty. ICAO’s Doc 9734 State’s Safety Oversight System is the basis of PASO. PASO also provides advice to industry to assist with technical/regulatory problems. 6Project title (Insert, Header & Footer)

7 Purpose and classification of RSOOs STATES WORKPLANS PASO prepares States workplans in close cooperation with the states CAA’s. Work plans implemented based on an agreed schedule with the state. Consultation by states and industry vital in preparing workplans. Work plans include airworthiness, flight ops, security, aerodromes, surveillance, education and other technical areas. PASO works with states to ensure workplans are paid for and carried out. PASO assists with states ICAO USAP and USOAP audits and forms part of the states workplan. 7Project title (Insert, Header & Footer)

8 Purpose and classification of RSOOs PASO has entered into a number of Technical Agreements with larger more established states to provide additional capacity when required. PASO has in place Agreements with; New Zealand, Australia, Fiji and Papua New Guinea. For the provision of inspectors to supplement PASO capacity. These Agreements provide certainty to states that technical advice and assistance will be available in the areas that PASO is not currently undertaking. The Agreements have been utilized successfully in a number of PASO states. 8Project title (Insert, Header & Footer)

9 Purpose and classification of RSOOs Faafetai/Thank you Seiuli Alvin W. Tuala General Manager Pacific Aviation Safety Organisation PO Box 139, Port Vila Republic of Vanuatu, (UTC +11) Phone: Fax: Mob: Website: 9Project title (Insert, Header & Footer)


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