Afghan Biographies

Habibi, Mahmood Shah


Name Habibi, Mahmood Shah
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Ex Government Official
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions:
Rise Engineering Company Admin and Finance Officer (200701-200804)

Paiwastoon Networking Services / USAID / ASMED (200804-200809)

Business Development Officer
 ICAO Administrative / Executive Officer (200809-201102)
counseling the Afghanistan Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation (MOTCA) (2011-201310)
Deputy Director General “Operations” Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority (201310-201706)
Director General Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority ACCA (20170531, 20180121, 20190102)

3. Biodata:
Mahmoud Shah Habibi holds a Master degree in Aviation Management from the Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. He has completed the Airport Management Professional Accreditation Program and has received as the first Afghan the International Airports Professional “IAP” designation from International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and Airport Council International (ACI).
Mahmood Shah Habibi was working as a Deputy Director General on a Deputy Minister Rank for the newly constituted Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority (ACAA) in 2013. Habibi was responsible for all of the civil aviation activities in the country such as Airports operations and Development, Air Traffic Management including Afghanistan’s Airspace Control, Aviation Security, Flight Safety Oversight of both national and international airlines flying into Afghanistan, Communication Navigation Surveillance (CNS), Civil Aviation Institute and Meteorology Department of Afghanistan.

Habibi had also served as the deputy minister for operations at the Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority and has also worked as FAA management specialist at Federal Aviation Administration.(20170531)

Habibi speaks Dari and English.

Last Modified 2019-07-14
Established 2016-06-24