March 11, 2024


Sofema Aviation Services (SAS) is delighted to share that the EASA Logistics & Stores Inspection Procedures training was completed by 13 delegates from Air Tanzania.

The course was carried out by the knowledgeable SAS instructor Rustom Sutaria.

What is the training about?

This course was designed to cover all elements essential to managing an EASA-compliant functioning store incoming goods inspection process. The training aims to provide attendees with a detailed understanding of the requirements to deliver fully functioning stores and to perform the role of store inspector. They will gain an understanding of the processes which drive effective incoming inspection. The delegates will understand the logistics process for staff involved in the store environment & the process of managing documentation related to airworthiness and receipt certification principles & the principles of electrostatic inspection. After completing the training, they will be able to explain the regulations covering EASA Part 145 & EASA Part M related to the incoming acceptance and certification of aviation parts and materials.

Take advantage of this training – Sign up for the Logistics & Stores Inspection Procedures EASA course

Get to know the instructor

Rus is a graduate of Kingston University B.Eng. (Hons.) with a degree in Aerospace Engineering. He has more than 20 years of experience in aircraft engineering and maintenance, 15 of which have been spent working for various high-profile aviation businesses in Technical Services functions. From 1997 onwards he worked with a number of influential aviation businesses such as Monarch Aircraft Engineering & Maintenance as an Aviation Technical Services Specialist.

Rus is a seasoned aviation professional with a track record in technical services functions and aviation training services from within the arenas of Quality, Safety & Airworthiness. He has been engaged by a portfolio of high-profile aviation clients ranging from leading aviation training businesses, general aviation, major blue-chip international companies, aircraft operators, and major international airlines & airports. The instructor has completed a wide variety of aviation projects – Learn more about Rus

About Air Tanzania

Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) is the flag carrier airline of Tanzania, headquartered in Dar es Salaam, with its main hub at Julius Nyerere International Airport. Established in 1977, it has been a member of the African Airlines Association since its inception and was initially wholly owned by the Tanzanian government. In recent years, the government has invested in revitalizing the airline, and expanding its fleet and routes, despite concerns about its financial stability.

About Sofema Aviation Services

Since 2008 our company provides a clear understanding of the regulatory environment and acts as an enabler to help organisations focus on organisational performance with the knowledge that Regulatory Compliance is a step on the journey and not the destination. Over the years we have helped many thousands of aviation professionals gain a deep understanding of both the regulatory environment as well as competence-building vocational training. Since our start, we have had over 85,000 enrollments.

Sofema Aviation Services and our sister company Sofema Online currently provide 700+ Classroom & Webinar courses available together with over 330 online training programs.

What was the training experience of the participants?

“The course met my expectations due to the fact it was really relevant to my field.”
“I found the store receiving procedures and dangerous goods aspects the most useful.”
“The instructor delivered the subject excellently. He answered our questions & encouraged discussions.”
“The instructor was well-informed, he answered our questions and interacted with us.”
“The instructor is very knowledgeable. He gave a lot of examples from experience.”

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