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Region Director: 
Saad Belouafi


VATSIM’s Africa & Middle East (VATAME) covers most countries on the African continent and in the Middle East area.

VATAME is split into five divisions:

Always increasing in membership numbers, covering more and more areas and ever striving for excellence and fun, VATSIM's Africa and the Middle East region is covering a huge fascinating part of the globe: from the wild savannas of Africa to the deserts of Arabia; from desolated territories to modern cities like Johannesburg, Tel-Aviv, Dubai or Cape town; from rural uncontrolled airstrips to huge modern airports – we have it all!

Countries in Africa & Middle East Region:

Algeria, Angola, Ascension Islands, Bahrain, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (DRC), Cote d'Ivorie, Dakhla & Laayoune, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Gaza, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissou, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Qatar, Reunion Island, Rwanda, Sao Tome, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.), Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe