ISLAMABAD (Online) National Assembly Standing Committee on Defence has expressed concerns over unsatisfactory performance of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and demanded CAAs separation from Ministry of Defence during the meeting held at Parliament House on Monday. The meeting was presided by chairperson Azra Afzal. The meeting was attended by MNA Mrs. Shagufta Sadiq, MNA Mrs Ayaz Amir, MNA MR. Jawad Hussain, MNA Syed Haider Ali Shah, MNA Dr Talat Mahesar and the high ranking officers from the Ministry of Defence. According to details, the committee recommended that the Civil Aviation should take immediate steps to improve outlook of the Airports of the country, plantation should be done around the airports and public transports should be made available at all airports. The committee discussed the Pakistan Naval Academy (Award of degree) Amendments Bill, 2010 and unanimously passed it. The Committee was given comprehensive briefing about introduction, restructuring regulatory and operational performance of Civil Aviation Authority. The meeting was attended by MNA Mrs. Shagufta Sadiq, MNA Mrs Ayaz Amir, MNA MR. Jawad Hussain, MNA Syed Haider Ali Shah, MNA Dr. Talat Mahesar and the high ranking officers from the Ministry of Defence. The Secretary Ministry of Defence assured the committee that the necessary steps are being taken, in light of the recommendations of this committee, for the regularisation of their services and assured that committee that this issue will be resolved shortly.