Ismaeil Mohammed Al Blooshi

General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), UAE

Assistant Director General, Aviation Safety Affairs Sector

Mr. Ismaeil Mohammed Al Blooshi is a Licensed Aircraft Engineer with a Master’s Degree in Aviation Management from the Coventry University and has graduated from the UAE Government Executive Leadership Program.

He began his career as an aircraft engineer with Emirates in 1990 and joined the General Civil Aviation Authority as Airworthiness Inspector in 2001. He became Chief of Airworthiness prior to his current role as Assistant Director General, Aviation Safety Affairs Sector. His line of responsibility includes planning and control of Safety Affairs functions in Policy, Regulations and Planning, Flight Operations, Airworthiness, Licensing, Air Navigation and Aerodromes. He is also the Chair of the ICAO Middle East Regional Aviation Safety Group, he is the Deputy Chair to the ICAO SMP panel and is a member of the GCC Safety Committee, ACAC Safety Committee. He is also part of the GCAA Executive Committee for the implementation of the Federal Strategy.