Han, Tan Kah


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Mr Tan Kah Han is the Senior Director (Unmanned Systems Group) of the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS). As a member of CAAS’ senior management team, his responsibilities include developing safety policy, the development of civil aviation, safety oversight and facilitating the use of unmanned aircraft systems and, future aviation technologies in Singapore.

Mr Tan joined the CAAS in 2009 and was appointed as Director (Airworthiness / Flight Operations) in October 2010 and Senior Director (Safety Regulation) in Jan 2017 before assuming his latest appointment in Sept 2020. Prior to joining CAAS, Mr. Tan spent 25 years and held many senior appointments in the Republic of Singapore Air Force.

Mr. Tan is Singapore member in the ICAO Committee Aviation Environment Protection and the ICAO Flight Ops Panel. Mr. Tan is a pilot and is rated in Airbus A-320 and Boeing B737.