General Aviation (GA) is defined by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) as “all civil avaition operations other than scheduled air services and non-scheduled air transport operations for remuneration hire”.
General aviation is not a commonly used term outside of pilot community, yet it encompasses the most diverse flying activity in the Malaysia.
The MSAF General Aviation Committee is to provide information and promote the interest of the general aviation sports community and foster its relationship with flying club members and other partners in the aviation industry.
The goal of the committee is to work in developing services relevant to general aviation to enhance the future of air sports in Malaysia.
We will interact proactively when possible and re-actively when required with agencies, organizations and individuals with healthy interests in the sport.
We will advance the positive awareness of paragliding to the public and cultivate a culture of open communication and transparency within the community
We will promote to develop a strong bonding in the community both locally and internationally.
We will support continuous learning, in part by providing an organizational framework for instructors and pilots for training and certifications.
We will support and assist the development of new and existing flying sites.
We continue to champion the efforts to maintain a high safety standards in the sport as well as introducing more programs to further protect the interests of our members such as insurance programs.