casName: Air Vice Marshal Maxwell Mantserbi-Tei Nagai

Profession: Pilot – Entered Military Academy, Whistler Barracks, Accra in November 1978 and got Commissioned into the Ghana Air Force with a Diploma in Basic Military Science on 24 April 1980.

Current Position: Chief of Air Staff, Air Force Headquarters, Accra.

Education: Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA, MIS option). University of Ghana Business School, Legon, May 2007.

Certificate in Defence Management, Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College in conjunction with the University of Cranfield Department of Defence Management and Security Analysis, 2004. BSc Admin (HRM) with 1st Class Honors, School of Administration (Now University of Ghana Business School) University of Ghana, Legon, May 2003. Certificate in Public Administration (with Distinction), Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), June 1994. General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (GCE ‘A’ Level), Koforidua Secondary Technical School, 1978. General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE ‘O’ Level), Ghanata Secondary School, Dodowa, June 1976.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS/CERTIFICATES

  • Professional: Government Aviation Safety Inspector’s Course, FAA Academy, Oklahoma City, USA, July 2012.
  • MI-17V5 Helicopter Ground and Flight Transition Course, Kazan, Russia, September 2004.
  • Augusta Bell 412 Helicopter Ground and Flight Transition Course, Vergiate-Milan, Italy, March 1996.
  • Augusta 109AM Helicopter Ground and Flight Transition Course, Vergiate-Milan, Italy, February 1996.
  • Certificate – Senior Level Staff Duties, psc, Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College (GAFCSC), Accra, August 1995.
  • Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) Rotorcraft/Helicopter, Sierra Academy of Aeronautics, California, May 1994.
  • Commercial Pilot Certificate (CPL) Rotorcraft/Helicopter, Sierra Academy of Aeronautics, Oakland, California, January 1994.
  • Certificate in Flight Safety, Institute of Safety and Systems Management, University of Southern California (USA), Norton AFB Campus, May 1990.