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.

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 […]