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.

Satellite navigation made better

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Satellite navigation made better

17 Aug 2018

To further understand Satellite Based Augmentation System (SBAS) as recently communicated via our press release, Andrew Andersen from Australian Flying explains what it means for general aviation in this feature.

Airservices to support innovative PFAS remediation research

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Airservices to support innovative PFAS remediation research

16 Aug 2018

The Australian Research Council (ARC) this week announced $8.2 million in grants as part of the national PFAS Remediation Research Program. Airservices Australia is pleased to announce its support for two of the awarded projects, both of which are being led by researchers from The University of Queensland (UQ).

Airservices statement on ANO report findings

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Airservices statement on ANO report findings

27 Apr 2018

Airservices Australia accepts all of the recommendations made by the Aircraft Noise Ombudsman (ANO) in the report – Investigation into complaints about the introduction of new flight paths in Hobart – issued 27 April.

Airservices helps history-making Perth to London flight take to the skies

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Airservices helps history-making Perth to London flight take to the skies

29 Mar 2018

A dedicated team of air traffic controllers worked closely with Qantas for several months to ensure the success of the first nonstop flight from Australia to the United Kingdom on 24 March. The team left nothing to chance, aware that QF9 would be departing Perth Airport at its maximum take-off weight loaded with 110,000 litres […]