Airservices air traffic control graduates take to the skies

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Airservices air traffic control graduates take to the skies

4 Dec 2015

Airservices has enhanced the delivery of safe and efficient air traffic control following the graduation of 38 new controllers from a 24-month intensive program that has given them the skills to manage the safe and efficient flow of aircraft into, out of, and across Australian airspace.

ARFF Recruit Course 89

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ARFF Recruit Course 89

27 Nov 2015

Airservices welcomed 18 aviation rescue fire fighters into service on Friday 27 November at a graduation ceremony held at the Learning Academy at Melbourne Airport.

Mt Macedon En Route Radar

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Mt Macedon En Route Radar

21 Aug 2015

The en route or secondary radar at Mt Macedon being replaced under Airservices En Route Radar Replacement Program. Airservices uses en route radar to assist with separation of aircraft in controlled airspace

Santa visits Airservices Australia

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Santa visits Airservices Australia

12 Dec 2014

Santa visited Airservices air traffic control facility in Melbourne recently ahead of his visit on Christmas. Mr Claus check outs Airservices’ Melbourne control tower to which he will talk to on Christmas Eve.

Santa visits Airservices Australia

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Santa visits Airservices Australia

12 Dec 2014

Ahead of Santa’s flight this Christmas Eve, he visited Airservices’ air traffic control tower in Melbourne to talk to controllers. Airservices has been busy preparing for Santa’s visit to Australia on Christmas Eve, one of the busiest nights of the year for air traffic controllers.

Santa visits Airservices Australia

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Santa visits Airservices Australia

12 Dec 2014

Ahead of Santa’s flight in Australia on Christmas Eve he recently visited Airservices facilities at Melbourne Airport. While there he visited the aviation and rescue fire fighting station, taking a look at one of the Airservices Mk8 ultra-large fire vehicles.

Santa visits Airservices Australia

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Santa visits Airservices Australia

12 Dec 2014

In preparation for Santa’s flight on Christmas Eve, he visited Airservices facilities in Melbourne. Santa talked to our air traffic controllers, who he will be in contact with on Christmas Eve as he delivers presents across Australia.

Santa visits Airservices Australia

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Santa visits Airservices Australia

12 Dec 2014

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.

Santa visits Airservices Australia

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Santa visits Airservices Australia

12 Dec 2014

Santa visited Airservices air traffic control facility in Melbourne recently ahead of his visit on Christmas. Leading Fire Fighter Michael Bichler shows Mr Claus how the roof-top and bumper monitors work on one of Airservices Mk8 ultra-large fire vehicles.

Santa visits Airservices Australia

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Santa visits Airservices Australia

12 Dec 2014

Santa visited Airservices at Melbourne Airport recently ahead of his visit on Christmas Eve. Technical Officer, Neil Goodgame, shows Mr Claus Airservices VHF Omin-direction Range navigation aid which he will use on Christmas Eve while navigating the skies above Australia.

Santa visits Airservices Australia

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Santa visits Airservices Australia

12 Dec 2014

Santa recently visited the Airservices air traffic control facilities in Melbourne ahead of his flight on Christmas Eve. Santa took a look at the Melbourne control tower at night.

ARFF Recruit Course 86

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ARFF Recruit Course 86

8 Aug 2014

Airservices welcomed 23 aviation rescue fire fighters into service on Friday 8 August at a graduation ceremony held at the Learning Academy at Melbourne Airport.

Good Friday Appeal 2014

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Good Friday Appeal 2014

6 Jun 2014

Staff involved in raising money for the Good Friday Appeal pose for a photo in from of a Mk8 fire truck at Melbourne Airport.

Aviation fire fighters enter service

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Aviation fire fighters enter service

11 Apr 2014

Airservices welcomed a further 24 aviation rescue fire fighters into service on Friday 11 April 2014 at a graduation ceremony held at the Airservices Learning Academy at Melbourne Airport.

Aviation fire fighters enter service

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Aviation fire fighters enter service

11 Apr 2014

Airservices welcomed a further 24 aviation rescue fire fighters into service on Friday 11 April 2014 at a graduation ceremony held at the Airservices Learning Academy at Melbourne Airport.

Melbourne air traffic control tower

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Melbourne air traffic control tower

1 Jan 2014

Airservices air traffic control tower at Melbourne Airport featuring touch-screen technology. The tower features 28 customised touch screens to provide information to air traffic controllers to perform operational tasks.

Airservices Hot Fire Training Ground

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Airservices Hot Fire Training Ground

1 Jan 2014

Airservices Hot Fire Training Ground Large mock-up unit at Melbourne Airport with ARFF truck. The centrepiece of the training ground is a full-sized mock-up aircraft fuselage replicating sections from the Airbus A380 and Boeing 767.

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 Airservices’ brand new control tower which he will talk to on Christmas Eve.

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 Airservices’ brand new control tower to which he will talk to on Christmas Eve.

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.

Santa visits Airservices – 2013

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Santa visits Airservices – 2013

16 Dec 2013

Santa visited Airservices at Melbourne Airport recently ahead of his visit on Christmas Eve. Technical Officer, Neil Goodgame, shows Mr Claus Airservices VHF Omin-direction Range navigation aid which he will use on Christmas Eve while navigating the skies above Australia.

Santa visits Airservices – 2013

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Santa visits Airservices – 2013

16 Dec 2013

Santa Claus check outs Airservices Learning Academy’s 360-degree tower visual simulator displaying the representation of Cairns Airport where he will visit on Christmas Eve.

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 Airservices’ Learning Academy and the en route controller simulator.

Delays at Melbourne Airport

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Delays at Melbourne Airport

16 Dec 2013

Passengers are advised to expect delays to flights arriving and departing Melbourne this morning due to technical issues at our control tower at Melbourne Airport.

Cathay at Melbourne

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Cathay at Melbourne

21 Nov 2013

A Cathay Pacific Airbus A330 lands at Melbourne Airport. There are about around 200,000 aircraft movements a year at Melbourne Airport.

Airservices opens new engineering building at Melbourne

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Airservices opens new engineering building at Melbourne

22 Aug 2012

Airservices has today officially opened a new projects and engineering building at its Melbourne Airport compound, consolidating staff into one central location to improve service delivery to industry and ensuring technical staff have a working environment tailored to their requirements.