Airservices, the nation’s air navigation services provider, has replaced radars at Tabletop near Townsville and Mt Alma near Rockhampton, to ensure the continued safe and efficient movement of high level air traffic in the region.
Airservices Australia and the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) today for the operation of the Heron remotely piloted Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) in Australian civil airspace.
Airservices control tower at Rockhampton Airport.
Inside Airservices air traffic control tower at Rockhampton Airport. The tower is equipped with the latest state of the art technology.
Airservices new state-of-the-art air traffic control tower at Rockhampton Airport was officially opened today (Friday 8 March) by the Federal Member for Capricornia, Kirsten Livermore and Airservices Chief Executive Officer, Margaret Staib.
Member for Capricornia, Kirsten Livermore and Airservices CEO Margaret Staib officially open the new Rockhampton Tower.
If you see a low-flying aircraft in your area this month, don’t be alarmed, chances are it’s Airservices Flight Inspection Service (FIS) checking the navigational aids used by pilots daily.