Aviators are reminded that almost 180 ground-based navigation aids and associated non-precision approach procedures will be withdrawn from service this week after Australia earlier this year moved to more accurate, mandated satellite navigation technology.
Airservices has awarded 10 young Australians a Giving Young Flyers Training Support (GYFTS) scholarship to encourage them to learn to fly and support their dreams of a career in aviation.
Airservices Australia today recognised its aviation rescue fire fighters at Rockhampton as part of International Firefighters’ Day for the calibre of work they do on a daily basis to ensure the travelling public and the aviation industry are kept safe.
Airservices has today announced at the Wings Over Illawarra Airshow it will contribute a further $10 000 to assist the Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS) complete its restoration of the Southern Cross II replica aircraft.
Four flying enthusiasts are a step closer to a career in aviation after being presented with Airservices Learn to Fly Scholarships.
Four women passionate about pursuing a career in aviation are closer to that dream through financial support from Airservices Australia.
Better runway operations, a smoother running air traffic control network and programs to improve the predictability of aircraft arrivals rates.
The Board of Airservices Australia today announced the appointment of Mr Jason Harfield as Chief Executive Officer of Airservices Australia.
Airservices is urging women around the country to consider a career in aviation, in particular a careers at Airservices as part of the internationally-recognised Women of Aviation Worldwide Week.
The Chair of Airservices Australia, Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston AK, AFC (Ret’d) reaffirmed today that the Board of Airservices Australia has undertaken a recruitment process for the CEO that is consistent with best practice in both the public and private sectors.
Airservices has enhanced the delivery of safe and efficient air traffic control following the graduation in Brisbane of 32 new controllers from a 24-month intensive program that has given them the skills to manage the flow of aircraft into, and out of, and across Australian airspace.
Unifying Australian skies under one air traffic management system has taken another step forward today, with the signing of a contract with Thales Australia for advanced work on software design assurance for Australia’s future air traffic management system.
Airservices has received certification under Civil Aviation Safety Regulation (CASR) Part 175, a regulation that sets robust new standards for aeronautical information originators and publishers.
Airservices will conduct a short study in Perth to compare modelled and actual aircraft noise data as part of the organisation’s ongoing efforts to explore opportunities to reduce aircraft noise.
Airservices has thanked aircraft operators who have fitted their aircraft with satellite technology that improves safety and efficiency ahead of mandates set by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA).
Brisbane Airport (BNE) has been named one of the world’s most punctual airports in the 2015 OAG flightview Punctuality League Report: On-time performance (OTP) results for airlines and airports.
Today the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development, the Hon. Warren Truss MP, approved the installation of an instrument landing system (ILS) at Gold Coast Airport.
A 12-month trial of a flight path for Gold Coast Airport southern departures has demonstrated that the change did not deliver the intended noise improvement for residents.
Santa departed Australian airspace in the early hours of the morning and thanked Airservices and the Santa Commanders for all their help in 2015.
Airservices air traffic controllers have checked their lists twice in the countdown to Christmas to make sure that all is set for Santa’s visit as preparations in the North-Pole for the departure of Santa, Rudolf and the reindeer are finalised.
Airservices has today released a video showing the flight path that Santa will take on Christmas Eve. And for the first time, Australia’s provider of air traffic control services has received a helping hand from a group of Aussie kids.