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  • PICTURES: Australia puts last Caribou out to pasture


    The Royal Australian Air Force has retired its last DHC-4 Caribou light tactical transports, bringing to an end a service history spanning 45 years ...


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  • Airservices launches tender for new ATM system


    Airservices Australia and Australia's Defence Department have released a joint tender seeking a next generation air...


  • Australian Helicopters secures Rio Tinto transport contract


    Canadian Helicopters Group's subsidiary Helicopters Australia will operate three new AgustaWestland AW109SP GrandNew...


  • Australia's Queensland government considers privatising air services to save funds


    Australia's Queensland State Government has launched a review of its air service operations, which comprise the...


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  • Jetstar to start new Australian domestic services

    News | 11 Mar 2014 07:52 | Firdaus Hashim

    Jetstar Airways plans to start several two new domestic services in Australia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jetstar-to-start-new-Australian-domestic-services-396862/
  • IN FOCUS MILITARY SIMULATORS Helicopters

    News | 11 Nov 2013 17:11

    ​Simulation developers have long argued the cost benefits of synthetic training – provided it is realistic and relevant to the mission – but real flying has always been preferred by pilots. However, now and over the foreseeable next few years military pilots may not have a choice – at least not in the US and Europe, where budgets are being slashed and expensive flying time and live training exercises are being cut, along with troop strength and new weapons programmes.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-MILITARY-SIMULATORS-Helicopters-392819/
  • Australia receives first MRH90 simulator

    News | 02 Sep 2013 03:18 | Greg Waldron

    Australia's army has received the first of two simulators for the NH Industries MRH90 transport helicopter ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-receives-first-MRH90-simulator-390053/
  • Alliance Aviation renews FIFO contracts with two customers

    News | 24 Jul 2013 02:35 | Firdaus Hashim

    <p>Australia's Alliance Aviation has extended its fly-in fly-out (FIFO) contracts with two mining companies, Incitec Pivot and MMG.</p><p>Its contract with...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alliance-Aviation-renews-FIFO-contracts-with-two-customers-388631/
  • Airservices launches tender for new ATM system

    News | 28 Jun 2013 08:41 | Ellis Taylor

    Airservices Australia and Australia's Defence Department have released a joint tender seeking a next generation air traffic management system that will further...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airservices-launches-tender-for-new-ATM-system-387772/
  • Australian domestic passenger numbers up by 4% in April

    News | 21 Jun 2013 03:52

    <p>Australian domestic airlines have reported 4% year-on-year growth in passenger traffic as measured in RPKs for April.</p><p>Passenger numbers for the reporting...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australian-domestic-passenger-numbers-up-by-4-in-April-387550/