Celebrating 45 years of service

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Celebrating 45 years of service

17 May 2019

Marking 45 years of service, many past and present members of Aviation Rescue Fire Fighting Service (ARFFS) Sydney came together recently for one of their own, Station Officer Chris Goff.

Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Perth Airport

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Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Perth Airport

18 Apr 2019

Airservices Australia (Airservices) has completed a Preliminary Site Investigation (PSI) with limited sampling for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination at Perth Airport. The PSI is part of Airservices National PFAS Management Program and was conducted by independent consultants AECOM Australia. The PSI relates to the historical use by Airservices of Aqueous Film Forming Foams […]

Seven decades of Perth Tower transformation

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Seven decades of Perth Tower transformation

15 Apr 2019

Perth Airport and its air traffic control tower have had many transformations over the past 80 years. The simple wooden, single-storey tower has long been replaced, most recently by an 80 metre tower opened by then Prime Minister Bob Hawke in 1987. The Perth Airport (which was previously known as Guildford Aerodrome in the late […]

Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Melbourne Airport

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Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Melbourne Airport

11 Apr 2019

Airservices Australia today released the results of its Preliminary Site Investigation (PSI) into per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFAS) contamination at its leased sites on Melbourne Airport. The PSI is part of a national PFAS Management Program and was conducted by independent consultants SEMF Pty Ltd (now COVA). The PSI detected PFAS on airport, in close […]

Final Hobart Airspace Design Released

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Final Hobart Airspace Design Released

29 Mar 2019

Airservices Australia has today released the final airspace design for Hobart after extensive community and industry consultation. The final design minimises the effect of aircraft arrivals and departures on communities while maintaining the highest safety standards. The final design includes a number of changes submitted by the community during consultation process. Southern Operations Manager Steven […]

Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Canberra Airport

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Airservices results of PFAS investigation at Canberra Airport

27 Feb 2019

Airservices Australia today released the results of its Preliminary Site Investigation (PSI) into per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFAS) contamination at its leased sites on Canberra Airport. The PSI is part of a national PFAS Management Program and was conducted by independent consultants AECOM Australia.

Year 12 students immerse in STEM introduction to aviation

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Year 12 students immerse in STEM introduction to aviation

24 Jan 2019

Airservices Australia were pleased to be one of the host workplaces during the National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) 2019 which saw students come from all over the country to participate in a 12-day intensive youth program in Brisbane, hosted by The University of Queensland.

FlySafe 2019 forum set to improve aviation safety

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FlySafe 2019 forum set to improve aviation safety

24 Jan 2019

In a concerted effort to maintain Australia’s world-leading safety record, Australia’s three government aviation agencies are hosting the inaugural FlySafe 2019 Aviation Safety Forum at the Australian International Airshow next month.