Air Transport Regulations
Air Transport Regulations department, formerly Planning, Economics and Statistics Department is one of the six directorates of LCAA. This directorate is currently headed by Mrs. Audrey Z. Johnson who has both a Bachelor and a Master degree in Business Administration and several ICAO and IATA Certificates. There are a total of 7 employees currently in the directorate
The ATR Directorate’s responsibilities include the following: 1. To coordinate and implement the enforcement of economic regulations in collaboration with other directorates of LCAA 2. To regulate all Travel Agencies (Air Ticket Sales Agency &Travel Services), General Sale Agencies and Regulated Agencies within the Republic of Liberia 3. To collect, interpret and make analysis of commercial air traffic statistics i.e. passengers movement (enplane and deplane) aircraft movements (inflow airlines operating within Liberia and as well carry out issuance of over-flight and landing permits based upon request made by unscheduled air craft operators.
The directorate recently transitioned from PES to Air Transport Regulatory Directorate (ATRD) with the objectives of developing, facilitating and maintaining a saved, secured, efficient and effective air transport system for the traveling public in Liberia and to provide quality services through formulation of appropriate policies and legislations.