Year 12 students immerse in STEM introduction to aviation

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Year 12 students immerse in STEM introduction to aviation

24 Jan 2019

Airservices Australia were pleased to be one of the host workplaces during the National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) 2019 which saw students come from all over the country to participate in a 12-day intensive youth program in Brisbane, hosted by The University of Queensland.

FlySafe 2019 forum set to improve aviation safety

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FlySafe 2019 forum set to improve aviation safety

24 Jan 2019

In a concerted effort to maintain Australia’s world-leading safety record, Australia’s three government aviation agencies are hosting the inaugural FlySafe 2019 Aviation Safety Forum at the Australian International Airshow next month.

Broome International Airport and fire fighting foam

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Broome International Airport and fire fighting foam

17 Dec 2018

Airservices Australia has recently completed a Preliminary Site Investigation (PSI) for per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination at Broome International Airport to better understand potential impacts which may be directly related to historic aviation fire fighting operations.

Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Adelaide Airport

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Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Adelaide Airport

16 Nov 2018

Airservices Australia has completed a Preliminary Site Investigation (PSI) for PFAS contamination at Adelaide Airport related to the historic operations of Aviation Rescue Fire Fighting Service (ARFFS). The PSI is part of a National PFAS Management Program and was conducted by independent consultants GHD.

Airservices presents at RAAA

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Airservices presents at RAAA

29 Oct 2018

Airservices Australia Chief Executive Officer Jason Harfield addressed delegates at the Regional Aviation Association of Australia’s National Convention last Friday 26 October 2018.

Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Hobart Airport

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Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Hobart Airport

18 Oct 2018

Airservices Australia today released the results of its Preliminary Site Investigation (PSI) into PFAS contamination at Hobart Airport. The PSI included a desktop review of available information and a limited environmental sampling program. The study was conducted by independent environmental consultants from SEMF Pty Ltd.

A new system to better communicate weather changes to pilots

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A new system to better communicate weather changes to pilots

4 Oct 2018

Airservices will establish a new system improving the way unexpected but significant weather changes are identified and alerted to pilots. Launching on 8 November 2018, the alerting function of special weather reports (SPECI) will be operating through an upgraded NAIPS system.

More than just your average fire crew

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More than just your average fire crew

10 Sep 2018

Airservices Aviation Rescue Fire Fighting Service (ARFFS) Melbourne crew were recently called upon to assist with the control of a major industrial fire in West Footscray, VIC, which started on 30 August 2018 and lasted about five days.

Airservices invests in Australian aviation industry

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Airservices invests in Australian aviation industry

20 Aug 2018

Airservices Australia’s Chief Executive Officer Jason Harfield today welcomed the publication of the organisation’s 2018-19 Corporate Plan, which demonstrates Airservices ongoing commitment to delivering value to Australia’s aviation industry.