Being flight ready

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Being flight ready

24 May 2016

Aviators are reminded that almost 180 ground-based navigation aids and associated non-precision approach procedures will be withdrawn from service this week after Australia earlier this year moved to more accurate, mandated satellite navigation technology.

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

Tabletop En Route Radar

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Tabletop En Route Radar

14 Aug 2015

En route or secondary radar at Tabletop near Townsville. Airservices uses en route radar to assist with separation of aircraft in controlled airspace.

Tabletop En Route Radar

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Tabletop En Route Radar

14 Aug 2015

En route or secondary radar at Tabletop near Townsville. Airservices uses en route radar to assist with separation of aircraft in controlled airspace.

Cairns Terminal Area Radar

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Cairns Terminal Area Radar

1 Jan 2014

Terminal area radar at Cairns, Queensland. Airservices uses terminal area radar, as well as en route radar, to assist with separation of aircraft in controlled airspace.

Terminal area radar

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Terminal area radar

1 Jan 2014

The terminal area radar near Perth Airport. Airservices uses terminal area radar, as well as en route radar, to assist with separation of aircraft in controlled airspace.

En route radar

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En route radar

1 Jan 2014

Secondary surveillance radar. Airservices uses en route, as well as terminal area radar, to assist with separation of aircraft in controlled airspace.

Sydney terminal area radar

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Sydney terminal area radar

1 Jan 2014

The Sydney Terminal Area Radar (TAR). The white-coloured dome covers the spinning radar head protecting it from the coastal elements.

Airservices commissions Mount Hardgrave primary radar

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Airservices commissions Mount Hardgrave primary radar

4 Apr 2013

Airservices, the nation’s air navigation services provider, has commissioned a new radar at Mount Hardgrave on North Stradbroke Island to provide both primary and secondary radar surveillance of aircraft operating around Brisbane Airport.