CANSO Global Safety Achievement Award 2021 – Nomination Form

CANSO recognises and acknowledges excellence with the CANSO Global Safety Achievement Award.

Each year this award is given to a company or team that has made a significant safety contribution which has reduced aviation risk in the previous 12 months. This may be a local, regional or global contribution and may encompass a process, procedure, technology or training improvement. Nominees do not have to be members of CANSO. Nominate now!

The deadline for nominations is 8 April. The shortlist will be announced on 22 April, and the winner will be announced on 23 June and showcased across CANSO’s global platforms.

Award Committee

  • Osman Saafan, Director of Corporate Safety, Security Management and Military Affairs, DFS, and Chair, Safety Standing Committee
  • Sinéad McCloskey, Senior Director Safety and Service Operations, Aireon, and Vice Chair, Safety Standing Committee
  • Alastair Muir, Safety Director, NATS
  • Ibrahim Khalid, AGM ATM Safety, Maldives Airports Company
  • Job Brüggen, Safety Officer, LVNL
  • Tembisa Maphike, Senior Manager Standards & Regulations, ATNS
  • Desmond Whitty, Executive Director of Safety Quality & Environment, Saudi Air Navigation Services (SANS)
  • Klaus Affholderbach, Chief Safety and Security Officer, skyguide
  • Tony Schneider, Director of Safety, FAA ATO
  • Stéphane Deharvengt, Deputy Director of Safety, Quality and Security, DSNA
  • Claire Marrison, Chief Safety & Risk Officer, Airservices Australia
  • Sarah Lay, Senior Consultant, Egis

Further information

For more information, please email

Nomination form

* indicates mandatory field

1Submitter information
2Award Nominee information
3Abstract and Accomplishments
4Supporting information
  • Submitter information