African aviation industry has achieved good growth rates in the past decade. Air travel is essential to the African continent to drive economic growth, job creation and tourism. However, to exploit aviation’s full potential in the region, all role players must ensure that it is secure, safe and sustainable. The growth witnessed in passenger traffic in the African markets, stand as testimony to the importance of developing the regional civil aviation infrastructure. Some of the countries in the region are spending millions of dollars to satisfy the demands of the increased air traffic.