On 21st of May 2023, the Ministry of Transport and the Civil Aviation and Meteorology Authority organized a speech ceremony on the 33rd National Day of the Republic of Yemen Unification Day "May 22" and the International Flight Information Day, which falls on May 15th of each year.
At the ceremony, the Minister of Transport- Abdul Wahhab Al-Durra, stressed on the importance of celebrating the National Day of Yemeni unity, which expresses the Yemeni people's adherence to their unity from Saada to Al-Mahrah.
He said: "Yemeni unity was found to remain a symbol that carries the meanings of strength, glory and pride for the Yemeni people, who are facing attempts by the enemies and agents to tear the country apart and diminish this great historical achievement."
The Minister Al-Durra referred to the international conspiracies that are being hatched against the Yemeni people, and seek to weaken the unified Yemeni body.. stressing that these conspiracies will not succeed and will be doomed to failure, just as the aggression against Yemen failed to achieve its goals and objectives.
He also explained that Yemen celebrates the World Flight Information Day with the rest of the world, despite the difficult circumstances the country is going through.
He added: "We have expertise and technical and professional cadres that have proven their steadfastness by finding alternatives to the technical navigational systems that were destroyed by the aggression at Sana'a International Airport, which the aggression failed miserably to paralyze its movement."
The Minister of Transport reaffirmed the technical and operational readiness of Sana'a International Airport to receive all the civil flights and to provide air navigation services to passengers in accordance with the international conditions and requirements of the International Civil Aviation Organization "ICAO".
The coalition aggression and its mercenaries warned against the continuation of procrastination and the exchange of roles by delaying the opening of new destinations from Sana'a International Airport as a human right for passengers for treatment in Cairo and India, or to study or perform the Hajj to the Sacred House of God.
Al-Durra also pointed out that the flights to brotherly Jordan are not sufficient and do not cover 10 percent of the actual need for population density in the capital, Sanaa, and the provinces.
At the ceremony, which was attended by the Deputy of the Ministry of Transport for the Air Transport Sector- Abdullah Al-Ansi, and the Acring Chairman of Yemen Airways- Khalil Jahaf, Chairman of CAMA- Dr. Muhammad Abdulkader, stressed that the celebration of the International Flight Information Day is of importance to the extent of the authority's commitment to executing safety and security conditions in the field of civil aviation.
He also pointed out to the importance of celebrating the National Day of Yemeni Unity as a historical and national gain deepened by the pure blood of the Yemenis, pointing out that the Yemeni unity remains and is firmly rooted in the northern mountains of Yemen.
For his part, the President of the Federation of Civil Aviation Syndicates- Khaled Al-Hamdani reviewed the achievements of the flight Information, appreciating the support and interest of the leadership of the Ministry of Transport and the Civil Aviation Authority in this field.
The ceremony included the presentation of films about the strength of Yemeni unity in the face of aggression, the World Flight Information Day, and the tasks and work of flight information Directorate.
At the end of the ceremony, which was attended by the Authority’s assistant deputies for safety sectors- Dr. Abdul Hamid Abu Talib, Meteorology- Eng. Muhammad Saeed, Air Navigation- Eng. Abdullah Al-Mutawakkil, Directors of Air Transport- Dr. Mazen Ghanem, Sana’a International Airport- Khaled Al-Shayef, and the Institute of Civil Aviation- Dr. Naji Al-Sohmi. In The meantime, the distinguished ones in the Flight Information Department were honored.