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Unlocking Africa’s aviation potential: IATA Wings of Change Focus Africa

Unlocking Africa’s aviation potential: IATA Wings of Change Focus Africa

The IATA Wings of Change Focus Africa (WOCFA) stands as a premier industry event in the region, gathering aviation leaders, regulators, and subject matter experts to engage in discussions on the key challenges and opportunities in air transport.

Together, they collaboratively formulate future strategies to enhance the utilization of air transport as a catalyst for economic and social development throughout the African region.

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Africa is recognised as possessing the highest growth potential within the aviation industry among all regions.

While IATA’s unwavering commitment to promoting safe, secure, and sustainable air transport across Africa remains steadfast, there is an urgent necessity to expedite the progress of aviation across the continent.

The next edition of WOCFA will take place on July 2-3 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Over 400 leaders, decision-makers, and influencers representing airlines, airports, government agencies, air navigation service providers, international and regional associations, aviation suppliers, aircraft manufacturers, and other stakeholders will attend the event.

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“IATA believes that diversity of culture, gender, age, orientation, and experience boosts the success of the aviation industry. We actively encourage aviation professionals with diverse profiles to contribute to our events as speakers, panelists, facilitators, or in any other way”.

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Anastasiya Simsek

Anastasiya Simsek started her journalism career in 2016 at Ukrainian TV-Channels: 24 Channel and 1+1 Media. Having worked across a number of different sectors, including news, medicine and lifestyle, she joined the Air Cargo Week editorial team in 2024. To share your news and exclusive insights, contact


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