Gold Coast ILS approval

Statement

Gold Coast ILS approval

25 Jan 2016

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.

Gold Coast ILS Major Development Plan released for public comment

Joint Release

Gold Coast ILS Major Development Plan released for public comment

20 Apr 2015

Gold Coast Airport Pty Ltd has today released for public comment, its preliminary draft Major Development Plan (MDP) proposing the installation of an instrument landing system (ILS) at the airport. Through the MDP, Gold Coast Airport and Airservices Australia are seeking feedback on the proposal to install an ILS for aircraft landing at the northern end of the main runway (Runway 14).

Gold Coast ILS reaches milestone with referral

Release

Gold Coast ILS reaches milestone with referral

11 Feb 2015

The project to install an instrument landing system (ILS) at Gold Coast Airport has reached a significant milestone, following Airservices Australia’s referral of the ground works component associated with the installation to the federal Department of the Environment for assessment.

Instrument landing system

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Instrument landing system

2 Jan 2014

The localiser array – instrument landing system (ILS) at Wagga Wagga Airport. An ILS allows aircraft to land at an airport when there is poor or low visibility.

Instrument landing system

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Instrument landing system

1 Jan 2014

The localiser array – instrument landing system (ILS) at Wagga Wagga Airport. An ILS allows aircraft to land at an airport when there is poor or low visibility.

Instrument landing system

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Instrument landing system

1 Jan 2014

The glide path component of an instrument landing system (ILS). An ILS allows aircraft to land at an airport when there is poor or low visibility.

Alice Springs ILS

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Alice Springs ILS

1 Jan 2014

Instrument landing system (ILS) at Alice Springs Airport. Pictured is the glidepath tower – one of two transmitters that makes up the ILS.

Alice Springs ILS

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Alice Springs ILS

1 Jan 2014

Airservices instrument landing system (ILS) at Alice Springs Airport. Pictured is the localiser array – one of two transmitters that makes up the ILS.

Instrument landing system

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Instrument landing system

1 Jan 2014

The glide slope tower – a component of the instrument landing system (ILS) at Wagga Wagga Airport. The glide path component of an instrument landing system (ILS). An ILS allows aircraft to land at an airport when there is poor or low visibility.

Santa visits Airservices –  2013

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Santa visits Airservices – 2013

16 Dec 2013

Santa visited Airservices air traffic control facility in Melbourne recently ahead of his visit on Christmas. Mr Claus check outs the airport’s Instrument Landing System’s glide path tower which will provide him with vertical guidance to the runway on Christmas Eve.

Instrument landing system upgrade for Sydney

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Instrument landing system upgrade for Sydney

22 Feb 2013

Airservices has commenced upgrade works on the existing instrument landing system (ILS) installed on the main runway at Sydney to enable enhanced navigation for pilots during low visibility conditions.