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The Republic of China set out to build its civil aviation industry early after the country was established. In the eighth year of the R.O.C., an aviation governmental agency was already set up to take charge of the country’s aviation affairs. In the 18th year of the R.O.C., the agency became a sub-unit of the Ministry of Transport and Communications. After the Second World War, to develop and manage civil aviation businesses, on January 20, 1947, the Civil Aviation Administration was founded in Nanjing under the MTC, listed as a third-rank central governmenta agency under the Executive Yuan.

The Organization Act of Civil Aeronautics Administration of the MOTC was promulgated on May 10, 1947. In response to the thriving development of the aviation industry and to fulfill the needs of new airline companies, the Organization Act were modified three times, respectively in 1972, 1998 and 2021. In accordance with the Organization Reform for Executive Yuan in the 2010s, the Organization Act of the Civil Aviation Administration, Ministry of Transportation and Communications has been aprroved by the Legislative Yuan on third reading, promulgated by the Presidnt on June 7, 2023, and come in to force on September 15, 2023 by the order form the Executive Yuan.

Last updated: 2023/10/06 16:37