Capt. Moses K. Weefur (Rtd) is a graduate with an Airline Transport Pilot License from the Anderson School of Aviation, Phoenix, Arizona; USA, the College of West Africa, and studied Mathematics and Physics at the University of Liberia.
After successfully completing several responsibilities as a trained commercial Airline pilot and fifteen years of flying career in Nigeria, in 2009, he returned home to join the Liberia Civil Aviation Authority. Following the amendment of the 2005 LCAA’s Act in 2019, he was appointed as the Deputy Director General for Technical Services by H.E. Dr. George Manneh Weah, President of Liberia. Prior to this, he diligently served as Assistant Manager, Flight Operations at Liberia Civil Aviation Authority.
Captain Weefur between 1970 to present has acquired a vast amount of Aviation experience which includes amongst others, Ministry of State for Presidential Affairs during Presidet Tolberts’s Administration as well as, Director for Flight Operations and Training, Freedom Air, Kaduna. Chief Pilot, Triax Airline of Nigeria. Others are, Member of the Liberia Delegation to ICAO Bilateral Air Service Agreement Meeting, Nassau Bahamas, and ICAO General Assembly meeting in Montreal Canada, Civil Aviation Safety Inspector Training, RABAT, Morocco, Member, Board of Director, Liberia Airport Authority Representing LCAA.
He also served as head of Delegation to the Technical Committee for RFIR, Freetown, Sierra Leone, ICAO/USA FAA Government Safety Inspector (GSI – OPS) Operations, ICAO/USA FAA Government Safety Inspector (GSI – PEL) Personnel Licensing, ICAO/USA NTSB Aircraft Accident Investigator and Head of Delegation to African Civil Aviation Commission (AFCAC) Plenary in Dakar, Senegal. Head of Delegation to SAATM meetings in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Lome, Togo.
As a pilot, between 1971 and 2005, he piloted several aircrafts as Student Pilot, Lieutenant Pilot, Liberia National Police, First Officer and subsequently, Captain. Some of the aircrafts he piloted include but were not limited to; CESSNA180,BN-2A/3 Islander/Trisland, Beechcraft BE-200, CESSNA 402B, CESSNA 337,CASA-212-200, ARAVA 101-B, Fokker FH 227,Hawker Siddiley, HS748 ,Air Liberia(1979-1980). Boeing 727(Freedom Air), Boeing 727(Traix Airlines),Boeing 727(Dodson Aviation, Ottawa, Kanasas, USA).Boeing 737 VVIP(former Presidents Tolbert and Doe). Others are Boeing 727 VVIP (former President Doe). Others are, Dassault Falcon DA-20 VVIP (former President Doe), Boeing 707-300 VVIP (former president Doe). He is currently serving as Presidential Pilot/Safety Pilot for President George M. Weah in addition to his responsibilities at the LCAA as Deputy Director-General for Technical Services.