FAA lowered Ghana's safety rating from Category 1 to Category 2 after a reassessment of its civil aviation authority found that the country does not comply with international safety standards set by ICAO. According to FAA, a Category 2 rating means a country either lacks laws or regulations necessary to oversee air carriers in accordance with minimum international standards or that its civil aviation authority is deficient in one or more areas such as technical expertise, trained personnel, ...

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